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Irwin Mitchell

Personal Injury: Mainly Claimant

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What the team is known for

Substantial team of specialist practitioners known for tackling the full range of personal injury claims. Maintains a standout reputation for its handling of catastrophic injury claims, as well as cases involving injuries resulting from child abuse and industrial disease. Broad experience ranging from RTAs to injury arising out of international incidents. Capable of representing claimants in cross-border matters.

Strengths

An interviewee says Irwin Mitchell is "a firm I would always recommend if someone has sustained a very serious personal injury."

Commentators praise Irwin Mitchell for its"impressive depth and breadth."

Another source highlights the firm's "fantastic work."

Work highlights

Acted for a claimant who was hit by a taxi in Aldwych, London, causing her to sustain a serious brain injury.

Notable practitioners

Alison Eddy is well versed in handling cases involving injuries arising from both clinical negligence and RTAs. She is often sought after to represent clients in catastrophic brain and spinal cord injury litigation, acting on behalf of both adults and children.
"A long-established specialist in this field." "Very well respected."

Richard Geraghty handles complex, high-value and often high-profile personal injury cases. He has particularly strong expertise in claims involving spinal cord, brain and amputation injuries, including those arising from RTAs and accidents at work. He frequently represents clients in the High Court.

Tracey Storey leads the serious injury team in London and has significant experience advising on brain, spinal cord and sexual abuse injuries, whether procuring early settlement or litigating cases in the courts.
"Really experienced and puts her client at the heart of everything." "Tracey is incredible - she has a great reputation with respect to claims arising from child abuse."

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Overview

We have a large, experienced and diverse Serious Injury practice with five teams based in the London office. Focusing on cases of serious disability and life changing injuries, including brain and spinal cord injuries as well as polytrauma, amputations and fatal cases, we aim to use the claims process to maximise rehabilitation and restore quality of life where possible. Alison Eddy is our Regional Managing Partner in London with Ian Christian as our Personal Injury Lead Partner. Tracey Storey heads up the five Serious Injury teams.

Personal Injury: Mainly Claimant Department

Irwin Mitchell

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Department location

Riverside East

2 Millsands

Sheffield

South Yorkshire

UK

S3 8DT

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Personal Injury: Mainly Claimant


Alison Eddy
Eminent Practitioners
Richard Geraghty
Band 4
Tracey Storey
Band 2