Steve Robb is exceptional in this field. He has a pragmatic approach and an ability to grasp quickly complex technical aspects.Legal 500 2021
His quick mind makes very reliable bridges between experts and witnesses and between them and counsel.Legal 500 2021
Steve re-joined Weightmans as a Partner in July 2012 having previously been an Associate at the firm eight years before. He has 22 years' experience acting for a variety of insurers, loss adjusters, local authorities and self-insured companies.
Steve primarily defends employers' and public liability cases and has acted in claims of all values across a variety of sectors. He has a particular interest in the legal implications of participation in sporting and leisure activities which carry a degree of inherent risk, such as temporary ice rinks, off-roading and the use of inflatable equipment in nightclubs and at parties. He is one of only four solicitors in the UK appointed to act for an international sports insurer.
He also has specialist expertise in handling product liability claims involving a wide range of products, including contamination in food. Steve is currently involved in claims regarding hair colouring products, women’s underwear and defective domestic appliances.