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Sam Welham


+44 (0)1206 217028

Sam was admitted as a solicitor in 2005 and joined TSP in June 2006. He is based in our Colchester office as part of the Employment team along with Jolyon Berry and Lisa Dixon.  He specialises in the civil justice system and works with Steve Webb representing claimants with clinical negligence and personal injury claims.

Within the Employment Team, Sam is the lawyer’s lawyer for those complex issues that can often arise when balancing legal theory with workplace procedures. He is an invaluable asset to the team which is often instructed to defend claims on behalf of businesses that have employees alleging discrimination on the grounds of disability or other protected characteristics.

Sam is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD), and also a member of the Law Society Clinical Negligence Accreditation Scheme.

Sam is a “Recommended Lawyer” recognised by the Legal 500. The TSP employment team is highlighted by the Legal 500 as a “Tier 1” and is amongst the top three firms in Essex in this practice area.

Call Sam directly on 01206 217 028 or email him at

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