Leigh Day partner, Thomas Jervis, leads the team representing the family of James Atkinson

Law firm Leigh Day is set to represent the family of 23-year-old James Atkinson (pictured) at a pre-inquest review hearing regarding his death, on Tuesday 10 May 2022 at Newcastle Coroner’s Court. 

James died suddenly on 10 July 2020 after he suffered a suspected severe allergic reaction, after he consumed a slice of a take away pizza ordered via the Deliveroo app from Dadyal restaurant. James had a known allergy to peanuts. James was from Leeds, where his family still live, but moved to Newcastle to study computer science at Newcastle University. After graduating, he remained in Newcastle where he lived with friends.

James’s family is represented by Leigh Day partner, Thomas Jervis. Jervis was ...

Suzanne Townley
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