Richard Smith and Robert Wastell appear in high profile inquest into death of Colette McCulloch - Mar 2019
Robert also acts in high value traumatic personal injury and fatal accident cases for Claimants and Defendants. He is currently instructed in a number of claims on behalf of family’s who have lost loved ones in fatal accidents or on behalf of individuals sustaining life changing injuries.
- Dunsby, Roberts v MOD (2016-present): Counsel for the Ministry of Defence in litigation arising out the deaths of soldiers during training on the Brecon Beacons in 2013.
- DW v RM & Anr (2015): Acted for Claimant with severe brain injury in multi-million settlement arising out of road traffic accident and subsequent treatment at neurosurgery unit.
Robert Wastell successfully acts for husband denied access to his brain injured wife for 2 years - Jan 2019
Inquest into the death of Alexander Perepilichnyy concludes - Dec 2018
Robert Wastell successfully defends senior gynaecologist from allegations of sexual misconduct - Sep 2018
Robert Wastell acted in an Inquest into the death of Caixia Sun - Feb 2018
Peter Skelton QC and Robert Wastell, Leanne Woods instructed as counsel for the inquest into Mr Perepilichnyy’s death - Apr 2017
Four Members of 1COR involved in the Public Inquiry into the death of Alexander Litvinenko - Jan 2015
Neil Garnham QC, Neil Sheldon and Robert Wastell are representing the Home Secretary in the Public Inquiry into the death of Alexander Litvinenko - Aug 2014
Robert Wastell junior counsel in the Supreme Court Case of Bank Mellat v HM Treasury - Mar 2013
New Appointments to the Attorney General’s A, B and C Panels – February 2013 - Feb 2013
New Appointments to the Attorney General’s A, B and C Panels – February 2012 - Feb 2012
Angus McCullough QC special advocate for Russian cleared of spying in deportation case - Nov 2011