36 Young Street, Manchester, M3 3FT
DX: 718188 MCH 3
Direct Dial: 0161 832 9082
5 Park Square, Leeds, LS1 2NE
DX: 713113 LEEDS PARK SQ
Direct Dial: 0113 242 1123
Embassy House, 60 Church Street,
Birmingham, B3 2DJ
DX: 13023 BIRMINGHAM
Direct Dial: 0121 200 3570
Clerked by:William Brown
Killian appears in county courts nationwide acting for both claimants and defendants in personal injury matters, generally arising out of road traffic accidents. He appears on trials, disposals, all types of applications and interim hearings. He has a growing fast track and multi-track practice.
Significant Reported Cases
Inquest into the death of Robert Allan Hart – Killian appeared at this Inquest on behalf of the father of the deceased. This inquest received significant media attention. It explored the shortcomings in the treatment the deceased received from various medical practitioners.
Killian was ranked as the 15th best junior barrister in planning law by Planning Resource in 2017. He was ranked as the 2nd best barrister under the age of 35.
Killian regularly appears in inquiries and the High Court. He acts for both developers and local authorities on a roughly 50/50 split.
Killian also appears in county courts nationwide acting for both claimants and defendants in personal injury matters, largely arising out of road traffic accidents.
Many of Killian’s clients accuse him of never sleeping, owing to the depth of his preparation for cases. He is approachable and user-friendly. He is also generally able to accommodate quick turnover times when necessary.
Year of Call: 2014
Areas of Expertise
- Planning & Environment
- Personal injury
Planning and Environment Bar Association
Qualifications / Education
University of Oxford: Bachelor of Civil Law (2014)
University of Law: Bachelor of Laws LLB (2014) – First Class Honours
University of Law: Bar Professional Training Course (2014) – Outstanding
College of Law (Chester): Graduate Diploma in Law (2011) – Distinction, 1st in the year
University of Liverpool: Bachelor’s Degree in History (2010) – First Class Honours, 1st in the year
St. Anselm’s College (Birkenhead)
Chambers UK 2018
"Very helpful and quick to come up with solutions to quite complex issues."
"An excellent advocate who provides great timely advice and great customer service."