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Edmund Young Principal Lawyer, Personal Injury

Experience Profile

Edmund is a Personal Injury Lawyer at Slater and Gordon Lawyers in London.

He is an expert in handling all types of industrial disease claims, particularly those relating to asbestos and employers’ liability.

He leads a team of Industrial disease lawyers.

As such he is a frequent attendee at the asbestos sub-parliamentary committee of the House of Commons, which debates on all issues concerning asbestos led campaigns.

He is also a staunch supporter of asbestos led campaigns such as Asbestos in Schools and the HSE Hidden Killer campaign.


Commendations from independent legal directories

  • Chambers and Partners
  • Legal 500

Career history

  • Since 2013-Slater and Gordon
  • 2010 – 2013 Fentons Solicitors
  • 2009 – 2010 Thompson Solicitors
  • 1998 – 2009 Rowley Ashworth Solicitors
  • 1995 –1998 Bolt Burdon Kemp Solicitors
  • 1989-1995 Pearson Maddin Solicitors
  • Guildford College of Law
  • Kingston University

Professional memberships

  • Senior litigator and occupational and asbestos disease specialist at the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL)

Recent Testimonials for Edmund Young

“Thank you and all your team for helping me sort things out for me and my late husband. You have all been so kind and helpful over this last year. I will highly recommend you to anyone that needs your help.”

Mrs C, Sussex

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