Medico-Legal Brief Update was launched in December 2005 as a free email newsletter written by clinicians, with the aim of providing medical-legal advice within civil, employment and criminal litigation. The newsletter was later replaced by daily updated online content.

This site and our newsletters are published by Law Brief Publishing who also produce Personal Injury Brief Update, and PIBU Law Journal. It was set up by barrister and writer Tim Kevan and IT expert Garry Wright who have known each other and been friends since they were at primary school together.

Tim Kevan – co-founder
Tim Kevan practised as a barrister for ten years and is the author of Law and Disorder (Bloomsbury) and the BabyBarista Blog at The Guardian and the co-author (with Dr Michelle Tempest) of Why Lawyers Should Surf. He is also a co-founder of CPD Webinars Ltd.
Garry Wright – co-founder
Garry Wright is an entrepreneur and technology expert. He started his first business at the age of 16, before doing a degree in theoretical physics. He is now involved in IT, legal publishing and training businesses, including CPD Webinars Ltd

Kath Gardner – Editorial
Kath Gardner has had a varied career including working in product development for a food manufacturer, a magazine publisher, the Countryside Agency and a promotional goods manufacturer dealing with clients and suppliers in China. She is married with one young child. 

Jo Pye – Accounts
Before joining Law Brief Publishing, Jo worked as an assistant to the senior partner of a firm of chartered accountants where she gained the AAT technician qualification. She is married with two children.