Robert Sproston

Robert Sproston

Director of Legal Services

Professional achievements

  • Law LLB (Hons) Degree at Liverpool John Moores University
  • Legal Practice Course undertaken at York College of Law
  • Qualified as a Solicitor - 1996


Robert began his legal career with Horwich Cohen Coghlan in 1994 and qualified as a Solicitor in 1996. He has experience of dealing with high-value claimant and defendant personal injury work, as well as EL/PL cases and low velocity impact claims.

Robert was made partner in 2004, before moving to Pannone Solicitors in 2007, where he continued to deal with personal injury work, as well as managing the road traffic department. He then returned to Horwich Cohen Coghlan Solicitors in 2013 and began to manage 1ST CENTRAL Law from 2014.

Robert has overall responsibility for the day-to-day operations within 1ST CENTRAL Law, and oversees the management of all teams within the department, as well as being responsible for recruitment and training.