In 2005 Geoff was accredited with Senior Litigator status with the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers. He is also a Director of Home School Connect.
Geoff Silva completed a law degree in 1992 and then passed his Law Society Finals, at Guildford Law School in 1993. He then joined niche Clinical negligence and Personal Injury firm Evill and Coleman and completed his training contract in 1996 when he qualified as a solicitor. Geoff stayed at Evill and Coleman and became a Partner there, before leaving in 2003. Geoff then headed up the clinical negligence department at Colemans CTTS. Geoff moved on from Colemans CTTS in 2004 to join Howe and Co where he settled his largest Clinical negligence claim (English -v- Northumbria Healthcare NHS Trust). This was a cerebral palsy case which settled for £3.8 million on a conventional award basis. The terms were agreed by way of a Periodical Payment Order.
Geoff then set up his first company which he ran for nearly 2 years before setting up Silva Legal Services (formerly Silva Consultancy in April 2007). He is a member of the Business Council of the New Entrepreneurs Foundation.
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