90 Minute Workshop Series
Summary of the Law with reference to the psychology of abuse cases and DID/Multiple Personality Disorder.
Presenter: Peter Garsden
Peter is the head of the Abuse department at Simpson Millar LLP Solicitor. Peter set up the department when he was Principal of Abney Garsden, which was incorporated into Simpson Millar in May 2016.
Since 1996 Peter has been Lead Solicitor in over 25 different Group Actions involving over 1000 Claimants, including the largest award achieved in the area of Child Abuse Groups of £2.3million on behalf of 165 Claimants who were abused at homes managed by Manchester City Council.
In 1997 Peter helped to set up ACAL (Association of Child Abuse Lawyers), a Claimant based organisation of compensation abuse lawyers dedicated to raising the standards of advice through training and support, of which he is now President.