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Irwin Mitchell

Personal Injury: Mainly Claimant

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What the team is known for

Market-leading practice that acts on a comprehensive range of complex claims. Expertise includes a focus on high-value, serious claims arising from RTAs, chronic pain and brain and spinal injuries. Additional strength in Court of Protection issues, criminal injuries and asset management. Additionally employs a dedicated client liaison manager in Leeds to maximise client service. Particularly adept at acting on industrial disease matters, including asbestos-related disease claims.

Strengths

One source comments: "Irwin Mitchell is a really top-class team with excellent strength in depth."

A client says: "The service is of a very high standard and the whole process has been a smooth one."

Work highlights

Advised on a mesothelioma claim, in which the client was exposed to asbestos in the 1980s.

Notable practitioners

Carolyn Heaton frequently undertakes high-value catastrophic injury cases, usually arising from RTAs.

David Withers is well versed in complex personal injury cases, particularly those involving spinal and brain injuries arising from RTAs.

Louise Jenkins is well versed in RTA cases involving brain injury. She is also experienced in personal injury cases featuring complicated liability and quantum issues.

Rachael Aram advises on high-value cases surrounding RTAs resulting in cerebral injuries, with notable experience representing cyclists.
"Rachael Aram is very approachable and helpful at a difficult time and provides me the right amount of detail to make an informed decision."

Sion Kingston is well equipped to assist with catastrophic injury matters arising from RTAs, in addition to CICA cases.
"Sion Kingston will move heaven and earth for his clients."

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Overview

Irwin Mitchell has a dedicated Personal Injury team in Yorkshire, with teams based in both Sheffield and Leeds which handles complex and challenging cases achieving the best possible results for clients. Our lawyers are highly regarded in the specialist fields of Serious Injury, brain injury and spinal cord cases, and Asbestos-related diseases. Our dedicated Client Liaison Managers are able to offer ongoing, dedicated support for our clients, working closely with the case handlers to ensure practical assistance and additional needs, such as access to rehabilitation and care packages, are met and delivered as quickly as possible.

Personal Injury: Mainly Claimant

Irwin Mitchell

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Location

Riverside East

2 Millsands

Sheffield

South Yorkshire

UK

S3 8DT

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Leeds, Bradford and surrounds

Personal Injury: Mainly Claimant


Carolyn Heaton
Band 1
Sion Kingston
Band 2
Sheffield and surrounds

Personal Injury: Mainly Claimant


David Withers
Up and Coming
Louise Jenkins
Band 1
Rachael Aram
Band 1