He was formerly Senior Partner of Liverpool Firm, EAD Solicitors LLP where he divided his time between Personal Injury work, including Disease & Clinical Negligence, and business management. Steve is a Fellow of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers and was President of Liverpool Law Society in 2012.
Steve Cornforth Consultancy has provided advice, particularly to PI firms but across the legal sector, particularly in relation to –
- New start ups
- Risk Management
- Case Screening
- Marketing – particularly Social Media
He has also built a strong reputation in delivering training. Recent courses have included – An Introduction to Clinical Negligence, Clinical Negligence Update for Experienced Practitioners, Developing Strategies for Occupational Disease Work, Legal Blogging and Social Media for Lawyers. Steve is speaking on Social Media for PI Lawyers at the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers 2018 Annual Conference.
He also writes a popular legal blog at – The Steve Cornforth Blog
What people say about Steve Cornforth Consultancy –
‘Steve is able to tailor his training and approach to fit the audience that he is speaking to and the feedback to his sessions, at all levels, has been overwhelmingly positive’ – Stephen Threlfall, Fletchers Solicitors
‘Steve’s talent for management and strategic planning was a great boost to the Liverpool Law Society when he was an officer, and he has always been and remains supportive and I value his advice in carrying out my role now.’ Nina Ferris, President Liverpool Law Society
‘I always turn to Steve’s tweets/blogs /posts for a compassionate, fair and balanced view on emerging topical legal issues. On a personal level, he is approachable and always willing to support his co- professionals and the legal profession as a whole’. Emma Carey, Managing Partner, MSB Solicitors
‘Steve is a technically gifted lawyer with a most comprehensive command of a notoriously complex subject matter. I would not hesitate to recommend him’ Paul Currie, Partner and Head of Industrial Disease, EAD Solicitors