Theo Huckle QC is representing Manuel Mathieu who is seeking £33.6million in damages, bringing one of the largest ever personal injury claims to UK courts.
Mathieu was hit by a vehicle, being driven by Tony Hinds, in central London whilst studying for an art masters at the prestigious Goldsmiths College in November 2015. The appellant, who argued to be an already highly successful artist at the time, is claiming that the accident is preventing him from creating 14 extra masterpieces per year due to injuries that impact his work rate.
Theo Huckle QC told the court that Mr Matthieu is suing based on his productivity which has been reduced due to chronic cognitive fatigue and headaches caused by his agreed severe brain injury.
Mrs Justice Hill is considering arguments at a High Court trial in London due to last about two weeks. The trial continues.
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