Legal Support Services – North West

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The Child Brain Injury Trust’s Legal Support Service Provider for the North West is JMW Solicitors.

The firm supports and advises families right across the North West and is the only law firm working in partnership with the charity in this area.

JMW Solicitors have two offices in Manchester and a team of dedicated experts who travel to meet families right across the region if it is needed to offer assistance on a huge array of legal issues that may affect a family when a child suffers a brain injury

Specialist cycling team

JMW have a specialist team to deal with personal injury claims relating to cycling. They call this group ‘Twisted Spokes’ and they tell us: “As well as being legal experts, we are passionate cyclists. This gives us a clear advantage when working on your cycling accident claim, as we can empathise with you and your situation. We understand what your priorities as a cyclist are, and can ensure the service you receive from us meets these priorities.”

Please click here to visit the Twisted Spokes website or download their flyer below.

JMW Twisted Spokes Flyer

Key Individuals

Personal Injury, Andrew Lilley

Andrew has over 20 years experience dealing with catastrophic injury claims, and has achieved several multi-million pounds settlements. He is considered by peers to be one of the best litigators in the region, with independent interviewees citing him as “utterly dogged”.

Contact Andrew by email.

Personal Injury, Gordon Cartwright

A dedicated, passionate advocate for his clients, Gordon is fully engaged with ensuring that injury victims of catastrophic accidents receive a quality standard of care for the remainder of their lives. He has been with JMW Solicitors for over 10 years and independent sources have dubbed him to be “frighteningly efficient”.

Contact Gordon by email.

Clinical Negligence, Eddie Jones

A specialist clinical negligence solicitor and head of the clinical negligence team, Eddie Jones is widely regarded as a leading practitioner in his field. Eddie has won many high-value and complex claims, including a catastrophic child brain injury case which settled for £6.56 million. Eddie is currently representing numerous children nationwide with acquired brain injury kernicterus due to failures in care.

Contact Eddie by email.

Clinical Negligence, Olivia Scates

Olivia Scates has a national reputation for her work in the clinical negligence field. She has particular expertise in successfully settling high value brain injury claims, including cerebral palsy cases, having secured £7 million for one client. Olivia is currently representing numerous children nationwide with severe disabilities due to brain damage sustained during birth and later in life that was caused by medical errors.

Contact Olivia by email.

Clinical Negligence, Sally Leonards

Sally Leonards has specialised in clinical negligence cases since 1998 and is noted to be hugely experienced with strong people skills. Sally has settled numerous multi-million pound claims for children with cerebral palsy due to medical errors and secured £5.9 million recently for one young client.

Contact Sally by email.

To contact any of the key individuals from JMW Solicitors, please call us now on 0808 168 5274.

To view the full range of services that JMW Solicitors can offer you, please read the booklet for the North West.

North West Legal Support Service Provider Booklet

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