Simon Readhead KC became the Society’s President on 1st October 2022. He read law at Lincoln College Oxford and was called to the bar in 1979. He is joint Head of Chambers at Deka Chambers. He is also a Master of the Bench of the Middle Temple and authorised to sit as a judge in the criminal, civil and family courts. His practice includes clinical and other professional liability claims, indemnity claims, personal injury claims including industrial accidents and occupational diseases, product liability and health and safety claims and public and administrative law.
He delivered his Presidential Address to the Society on 13th October 2022