Stewarts were my knights in shining armour. They made the process so much easier and got us a brilliant result.
(Client quote, Chambers & Partners 2016 independent research)
The Personal Injury Department at Stewarts Law specialises in high value and complex personal injury claims with particular expertise in compensation claims following spinal injury, brain injury and other serious injuries such as brachial plexus, burns and loss of limb/traumatic amputation.
The department has expertise in fatal accident cases as well as travel and foreign jurisdiction claims arising as a result of accidents abroad.
We are recognised as the leading personal injury law firm specialising in spinal injury and brain injury and are ranked No. 1 in both the Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners, the two leading guides to the legal profession.
"The phenomenal Stewarts Law LLP remains the stand out firm for claimant personal injury. The extremely effective team has an outstanding track record in high value catastrophic injury work." (Legal 500)
We provide a consultation and initial advice entirely free of charge. We ensure that our clients have, at the outset, a clear assessment of their claim and the prospects of success.
There are now a number of alternative methods of funding legal cases. Legal Expense Insurance and Conditional Fee Agreements are the most common today. We make sure that our clients are able to fight cases from a position of strength against insurance companies with significant financial resources.
If you require immediate assistance please call a switchboard number above, alternatively email the Personal Injury team providing a phone number and summary of your enquiry and we'll get back to you.
Our team uses social media, in particular Twitter, to share interesting news, helpful insight and relevant commentary, you can follow our Brain Injury and Spinal Injury teams on Twitter here:
We have created a series of films that tell the stories of four of our clients who suffered traumatic injuries. Each individual has had to face their own challenges in order to lead a fulfilling life.
View them here.
The two leading independent legal directories, Chambers & Partners and Legal 500, have again ranked our team as a leading top tier department in the UK.
"They have been absolutely brilliant. They provided me with everything I needed and a lot of support both during the case and immediately afterwards. They got me a good result." (Client quote, Chambers & Partners 2016)
"They are really well known for spinal cord injury cases and they do a fantastic job for their clients." & "I rate the firm and its individuals at the very top of the tree." (Chambers & Partners 2016)
"They are a great firm, no two ways about it. They have some great people and an excellent reputation." (Leeds team, Chambers & Partners 2016)
Stewarts Law LLP provides 'exceptional service on all levels' and has 'impeccable knowledge of each case, particularly the client's prognosis and individual needs'. 'PI heavyweight' Paul Paxtonheads the group, which includes spinal injury specialist Julian Chamberlayne who 'has phenomenal ability, and is right at the top of the game', and Andrew Dinsmore, who is 'cool, calm and dedicated - a safe pair of hands'. Charles Edwards, John Cahill and Stuart Dench are also highly-regarded practitioners. (Legal 500 2015)
The 'pre-eminent experts' at Stewarts Law LLP 'are absolutely on top of their game' and 'leaders' in catastrophic injury cases, including brain and spinal injuries and severe orthopaedic claims. 'Tenacious, brave and bright lawyer' Daniel Herman leads the team, which includes 'gritty fighter' Ben Townsend. (Leeds team, Legal 500 2015)
Winner of the Personal Injury Law Firm of the Year award at the Legal 500 Awards 2013.