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Royds Withy King

Personal Injury: Mainly Claimant

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What the team is known for

Outstanding personal injury practice adept at handling an impressive breadth of claims, including industrial disease cases, occupational health matters, RTAs and horse-riding injuries. Also active on personal injury cases involving travel and foreign jurisdictions. Represents clients in a range of physical and psychological injury claims.

Notable practitioners

Helen Childs is well practised in assisting with industrial disease claims, particularly those relating to asbestos. "She is utterly dedicated to her clients and willing to go the extra mile," say sources.

Ian Carrier frequently advises on catastrophic injury cases, with claims encompassing RTAs and accidents at work. Commentators observe: "He is very bright and shows huge attention to detail."

Tracy Norris-Evans assists with claims encompassing brain and orthopaedic injuries, as well as psychological damage. Interviewees appreciate her "very thoughtful and very direct" approach.

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Overview

Royds Withy King’s Oxford-based Personal Injury team inform clients on how to claim compensation for injury with the aim to improve the quality of life not only for the client themselves, but for their families too. The team’s solicitors maintain lifelong relationships with their clients, and specialise in dealing with all forms of personal injury. 

Our innovative work includes niche catastrophic injury work, in which we are renowned for our expertise in spinal cord and brain injury claims. Tracy Norris-Evans is a recognised leader in brain injury and paediatric work, while Ian Carrier is recognised by leading spinal consultants.

The discrete specialist teams also deal with complex asbestos-related claims, led by Helen Childs, and equine/animal cases, an area in which Richard Brooks has nationwide recognition for his work.
Our team treats all claims individually with an understanding and compassionate approach. We’ll represent you on a ‘No Win, No Fee’ agreement and make sure you get the best compensation available.

Key contacts: Tracy Norris-Evans (specialist in birth injury, head injury, stroke, and acting as a trustee), Ian Carrier (specialist in catastrophic injury, spinal cord injury, traumatic brain injury and fatality claims), Helen Childs (specialist in industrial diseases, including asbestos-related claims) and Richard Brooks (specialist in sports disciplinary and licensing work, accidents to riders and horses, serious injury, sporting injuries, and equine claims).

Members

Brooks, Richard

Carrier, Ian

Childs, Helen

Hodgetts, Rosie

Huckstep, Louise

James, Rachel

Norris-Evans, Tracy

Tuffrey, Jessica

Industries

Private clients

Sports

Travel & leisure

Personal Injury: Mainly Claimant Department

Royds Withy King

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Department location

North Bailey House

New Inn Hall Street

Oxford

Oxfordshire

UK

OX1 2EA

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Oxford and surrounds

Personal Injury: Mainly Claimant


Helen Childs
Band 2
Ian Carrier
Band 1
Tracy Norris-Evans
Band 1