Noel heads Weightmans' water group and specialises in water industry and utility claims to include, floods, fires, sewer collapse and claims arising from failure of water assets.

Noel also handles workplace violence claims acting on behalf of and advising UK security companies, banks, retailers, NHS, public authorities and the transport sector. He has published numerous articles and speaks widely on this emerging area of law. Noel is a member of the joint forum on physical intervention in the retail sector.

In addition he has wide experience in the handling of stress, bullying and harassment, high value, public and product liability claims.