Jim Dias was appointed a partner at Sintons in 1974 and was chairman from 2006 to 2012.
Dias specialises in personal injury litigation with specific expertise in cases of maximum severity. He is listed in Legal 500, Chambers and the Legal Business Guide as a leading individual. Dias is also a deputy district judge.
Key practice areas: brain injuries; head, spinal cord and other serious injuries; serious orthopaedic injuries; accidents in public places; and work-related upper-limb injuries.
Chambers quotes Dias as being ‘a technically strong, pragmatic and pleasant lawyer — a true gentleman of the profession. Outstanding, thorough, straight-talking and fair’.