Our People

Liddy's Solicitors’ Barnsley and Wakefield offices, the lawyers are all specialists in their individual fields - whether personal injury, clinical negligence, or conveyancing - so you can be confident that your case will be dealt with by qualified solicitors in a highly professional manner.

Find out more about your solicitor:

Kevin Liddy

Specialisms: Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence

Kevin graduated with an honours degree in Law from Cardiff University in 1990 and qualified in 1993. Thereafter he gained experience in litigation of all types. Mr Liddy was a partner for five years before setting up his own firm, Liddy’s Solicitors Ltd, where he conducts personal injury and clinical negligence files exclusively.

His current caseload involves higher value road traffic accident cases, employer’s liability work and clinical negligence, including a number of child brain injury claims. Kevin has handled a number of cases where damages have been awarded of values in excess of £1 million.

Kevin is a member of The Law Society’s Personal Injury Accreditation Scheme and is also an Association of Personal Injury Lawyers-accredited Senior Litigator.

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Arsalan Abbasi

Specialisms: Personal Injury

Arsalan graduated with an honours degree in Law from Sheffield Hallam University in 2005, where he was awarded the Cavendish Prize for Outstanding Academic Achievement and was elected Treasurer of the University Law Society. Arsalan went on to complete the Bar Vocational Course from the Inns of Court School of Law at City University, London in 2006, and was Called to the Bar of England & Wales from Lincoln’s Inn.

After completing the academic stages of his training, Arsalan joined Liddy’s in November 2006 and cross-qualified as a Solicitor in March 2010. Arsalan is a member of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers, and also regularly advises clients on compromise agreements with employers, as well as appearing before Employment Tribunals in relation to disputes between employees and employers.

In recognition of his outstanding results for the firm’s clients, Arsalan was appointed as a director at Liddy’s Solicitors in June 2011. Memorable successes include a case where Arsalan obtained a gross settlement of £105,000 for an injured client, who had been advised by his previous solicitors that he was likely to only obtain a total of £5,000.

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Mohammed Naheem Khalil

Specialisms: Residential and Commercial Conveyancing

Mohammed graduated with an Honours degree in LLB Law at Leeds Met. University in 1998, before completing his post-graduate studies at the College of Law in York in 1999. He then undertook two years training at a local solicitors firm in Halifax and Hebden Bridge, where he qualified as a Solicitor in March 2002.

He later joined a Wakefield/Leeds firm of Solicitors in 2003, where he specialised in Residential and Commercial Conveyancing and worked in property transactions.

Mohammed joined the new branch office of Liddy’s Property Solicitors as a partner in 2007. In 2012, Liddy’s Solicitors Ltd was accredited under the Law Society Conveyancing Quality Scheme.

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Gulshan Ali

Specialisms: Personal Injury and Conveyancing

Gulshan qualified from Derby University in 2005 where she studied LLB Law. This was followed by a legal practice course at Leeds Metropolitan University.

A member of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers, Gulshan has extensive experience in both personal injury and conveyancing and, before joining Liddy’s in 2012, was a partner at a number of other law firms in the region.

Gulshan’s caseload includes a variety of clients who require assistance in a number of areas, including road traffic accidents, accidents at work and occupier’s liability.

Our Team

The team in our Barsnley office speciaise in clinical negligence and persnal injury. From left to right is Kevin Liddy, Louise Slater, Brian Heathcote, Siobhan Moran and Nathan Cantrell.

In the Wakefield branch the team specialises in Conveyancing and Personal Injury. From left to right Sumeer Nazir, Arsalan Abbasi, Reality Attree, Naheem Khalil, Janet Humphries, Gulshan Ali and Pam Ellis.