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Ashtons Legal

Personal Injury

4 ranked lawyersBand 1Ipswich and surroundsUK 2022 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Impressive strength handling catastrophic injury claims, including a focus on brain and spinal injuries. Notable expertise in claims resulting from RTAs involving motorcycles, pedestrians and passengers. Active on claims arising from fatal accidents and amputations. Further strengthened by its specialist Court of Protection team and notable offices in Norwich and Ipswich.

Strengths

One source comments: "The solicitors at Ashtons Legal take an amazing dedicated and personal approach. The team very much values rehabilitation and always wants the best for their clients."

Another adds: "The team are extremely capable and the premier personal injury firm in East Anglia."

Work highlights

Advised on a loss of earning claim for a client who suffered a range of injuries, including brain injury and depressive disorder, following an RTA.

Notable practitioners

Hannah Clarke advises on cases relating to brain and spinal injuries resulting from RTAs, including those involving motorcycles. She is also active on amputation claims.
"Hannah Clarke is brilliant. She is among the most client-focused lawyers I have ever come across.""She is highly adept at the tactics of litigation and totally committed to her cases."

Michael Wangermann 's broad personal injury caseload covers a range of injuries, with a focus on those stemming from RTAs. He has a particular specialism in cases which involve chronic pain and brain injuries.

Richard Foyster frequently acts on catastrophic injury claims arising from RTAs, particularly those involving contested liability issues.
"Richard Foyster is highly knowledgeable and shows a great deal of compassion for his clients."

Tom Ranson is well versed in physical and psychiatric injury claims arising from RTAs and accidents at work.

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Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Ipswich and surrounds

Personal Injury: Mainly Claimant


Michael Wangermann
Band 2
Richard Foyster
Band 1
Tom Ranson
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Norwich and surrounds

Personal Injury: Mainly Claimant


Hannah Clarke
Band 1