Mark Stephen Lomas

Mark Stephen Lomas

Call 1983

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Mark Lomas is recognised for his expertise by the Chambers & Partners UK Bar Directory 2017.

Clinical Negligence - Western (Bar) - Band 2

Focuses on representing claimants in a wide range of maximum severity cases including those relating to catastrophic injury. His practice covers the London Bar and Western Circuit. He routinely acts in surgical negligence matters and delay in diagnoses. In addition, he is adept at dental claims.
Strengths: "Excellent with clients and experts." "He's exceptional at what he does due to his experience over the years. He instils a great deal of confidence in the clients."
Recent work: Successfully acted for a claimant in connection with a claim for negligent shoulder surgery leading to four revision procedures and permanent restriction of function.

Personal Injury - Western (Bar) - Band 1

Has a broad skill set encompassing industrial disease, occupiers' liability, historic sex abuse and employers' liability claims. He is adept at handling cases involving fatal accidents and catastrophic injuries. 
Strengths: "A superb advocate with meticulous attention to detail." "He is extremely good at analysing complex issues." 
Recent work: Acted for the claimant, who had suffered a serious brain injury, in an RTA claim.

Chambers & Partners UK Bar Directory 2016.

Clinical Negligence - Western (Bar) - Band 2

An experienced practitioner whose practice includes clinical negligence and personal injury. He practises across both the London Bar and Western Circuit on behalf of both claimants and defendants. He is frequently instructed to handle matters dealing with the most serious harm, including fatal accidents and catastrophic injury.
Strengths: "Silk material. He is very bright, gives clear advice to his clients and in conference is very good at understanding the key issues in the case without getting bogged down. He's also very good on his feet and is a very solid advocate."

Personal Injury - Western (Bar) - Band 2

Represents both claimants and defendants in a wide range of personal injury cases. He is praised for his attention to detail and strong analytical skills.
Strengths: "His strength is his analysis and judgement on how to deal with a case effectively." "He's very strong on the mathematical side of the schedules of loss."

Chambers & Partners UK Bar Directory 2015.

Personal Injury – Western Bar

Mark Lomas focuses on high-value injury claims arising from RTAs. He is widely praised for his ability to handle highly technical details in complex cases.
Expertise: "He is extremely good and his attention to detail is second to none."

Clinical negligence – Western Bar Band 2 Set

Mark Lomas has a broad clinical negligence practice which includes dental and therapy work. The range of his work covers minor to catastrophic injuries, and fatalities.
Expertise: "He is extremely thorough and works very hard." "He has a very good turnaround time and is highly responsive."
Recent work: He successfully settled a case where the claimant acquired shoulder dystonia due to negligent medical care at birth.

Chambers and Partners UK Bar Directory 2014.

Clinical Negligence - Western (Bar)

Mark Lomas, particularly known for his deft representation of medical professionals in cases ranging from small injury claims up to catastrophic and fatal injury cases.
Expertise: “He is excellent with clients and experts, and is a reassuring presence in a case.” “He is very efficient and definitely knows his stuff.”
Recent work: Represented the claimant against St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, in a damages claim relating to the resulting effect of a failure to diagnose a spinal abscess.

Personal Injury – Western Bar

Mark Lomas of 3PB Barristers specialises in high-value claims for catastrophic injuries, including those arising from RTAs and involving employers' liability. He has significant experience in claims involving complex jurisdictional issues, and is noted for his ability in negotiations.
Expertise: “He’s experienced, dependable, has a very keen eye for detail and is always able to add value to a claim. He has a forensic knowledge of the Ogden tables - haven’t come across anybody with knowledge that in-depth. He’s a statistical man.”

The Legal 500 - The Clients Guide to Law Firms

Mark Lomas is recommended by the Legal 500 Bar Directory 2016 for his expertise in the Regional Bar - Western Circuit.
Personal injury and clinical negligence – Leading juniors
Mark Lomas - Extremely bright, professional and very good with clients

Mark Lomas is recommended by the Legal 500 Bar Directory 2015 for his expertise in the Regional Bar - Western Circuit.
Personal injury and clinical negligence – Leading juniors
Mark Lomas - Meticulous and responsive

Mark Lomas is recommended by the Legal 500 UK Directory 2014 for his expertise in the South Eastern Circuit for his Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence expertise. 
3PB’s Mark Lomas - “Pragmatic and thorough.”

Mark Lomas is recommended by the Legal 500 UK Directory 2013 for his expertise in the Western Circuit for his Personal injury and clinical negligence expertise at the Bar. "At 3PB, Mark Lomas’ ‘technical ability is excellent, and on a par with many silks’."

Mark is a highly experienced advocate.  After an early background in criminal trial advocacy and a wide variety of common law claims, he has spent more than 25 years developing a specialist practice in personal injury and clinical negligence litigation and related aspects of professional negligence and inquisitorial hearings.  He acts for both Claimants and Defendants in personal injury claims and predominantly for Claimants in clinical negligence claims.  


September 17 2015:

3PB’s expertise recognised by bumper rankings in Legal 500 Bar Directory 2015 more

December 2 2013:

Mark Lomas lectures on Asbestos Litigation more

October 30 2013:

3PB achieves a record number of rankings in Chambers and Partners Directory 2013 more

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Academic Qualifications

BA (Keele)

Professional Qualifications and Appointments

  • Accredited Mediation Advocate

Professional Bodies

  • Personal Injury Bar Association (PIBA)
  • Professional Negligence Bar Association (PNBA)