Charles Fulton

Charles Fulton

Year of Call: 2015
Email Address: charles.fulton@3pb.co.uk
Telephone: 020 7583 8055

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Overview

Charles Fulton is a barrister with 3PB, specialising in personal injury.

Prior to moving to the self-employed Bar, Charles worked in health policy, initially as a Policy Officer at the Nursing and Midwifery Council. In this role, he analysed pieces of legislation to provide policy guidance to colleagues, and researched and wrote the organisation’s Strategic Context Report in order to help to develop its long-term strategy. He then worked as a Senior Policy Officer for Diabetes UK, where he was the policy lead for the charity’s work in relation to children and young people.

Charles has also undertaken pro bono work for the Free Representation Unit, has mooted at Inner Temple and at BPP University, and has represented Newcastle University at the European Universities’ Debating Championship.

In his own time, Charles enjoys travelling, learning languages and visiting museums and art galleries. He speaks upper intermediate level Spanish and intermediate level French.

Charles Fulton is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. Please contact Charles for a copy of his privacy policy which sets out the basis upon which any personal data he may collect about you, or that is provided to him, will be processed by him. He will provide a copy of this policy to you within 2 working days of its request.

Expertise

  • Personal Injury
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    Charles Fulton is regularly instructed to appear on behalf of Claimants and Defendants in a variety of Personal Injury hearings and trials.

    He has been instructed in:

    • Road Traffic Accident Fast Track trials. He has dealt with the following issues in such trials:
        • Liability
        • Causation
        • Assessment of general damages for pain, suffering and loss of amenity
        • Credit hire
        • Fundamental dishonesty
        • Costs
    • Public liability Fast Track trials
    • Interim application hearings
    • Case Management Conferences.

    Charles has additionally drafted the following types of paperwork:

    • Infant approval quantum advice
    • Advice on liability and quantum
    • Particulars of Claim
    • Further and Better Particulars
    • Schedule of Loss.

    Charles is keen to develop a practice in other aspects of personal injury, in particular, product liability claims and travel claims. He is also keen to develop a practice in Multi-Track personal injury work.

    Clinical Negligence

    Charles is keen to develop a clinical negligence practice and to accept instructions in this area.

  • Articles
    • Highways Act 1980 Case Summary & Comment: Deborah Barlow v Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council [2020 EWCA Civ 696]

      3PB's Charles Fulton provides a case summary of Deborah Barlow v Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council [2020 EWCA Civ 696]

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  • Recommendations

    “What a great result for both the client and us. I would like to thank you for such a great job on this one… the client was very impressed with you and wanted me to pass on his thanks again”

    Litigation Executive, Fletchers Solicitors

    "I had a car accident… I want [to] say thank you to the barrister Charles Fulton."

    Lay client

     

Academic qualifications

BPTC: BPP University – Very Competent

LLM (Public International Law): London School of Economics and Political Science – Distinction

LLB (Hons): Newcastle University – First Class

Scholarships

BTPC scholarships: the Peta Fordham Scholarship, an Exhibition Award and a Duke of Edinburgh Entrance Award from the Honourable Society of the Inner Temple