Case studies - our experience

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Successful challenge to a mental capacity assessment by the local authority

Specialist Court of Protection solicitor, Amy Dutton , recently represented a vulnerable adult who had been assessed to lack capacity to make decisions regarding his residence and care following a stroke, and subsequently deprived of his liberty at a...

Estate recovers £93,000 following mesothelioma diagnosis

Solicitor Sarah Masters  settled a case on behalf of the estate of a lady who passed away from malignant mesothelioma of the pleura. She sadly passed away at the age of 85. Between 1965 – 1971 the deceased had been employed at Turner...

Pemberton Leisure Homes benefits from Stephensons' Workplace Plus product

Since the late 1940s, Pemberton Leisure Homes Ltd (Pemberton) has been at the forefront of the caravan holiday home market in the UK. From its headquarters in Pemberton, Wigan, the company has seen rapid expansion and strong demand for its caravans and...

Client receives £50,000 after serious road traffic accident

Our client received £50,000 in compensation after suffering a fracture to their collar bone and shoulder joint, along with soft tissue injuries and severe psychological symptoms as a result of a very traumatic and frightening road traffic accident. ...

Client recovers over £5,000 after contracting food poisoning

Our client developed campylobacteriosis after eating a meal at a public house. Liability was initially denied by the defendant, but then admitted, following the disclosure of documentation from their local council and also from Public Health England...

Client receives £60,000 following accident at a play area

Pauline Smith, senior associate executive in the personal injury team recently settled a case for a claimant who had sustained injury due to defective equipment at the defendant's premises. Our client, was a childminder, who tripped over a defective...

Case study - CIA Insurance Services Ltd - Landlord Helpline

The brief For over twenty years, CIA Insurance Services Ltd (CIA), has built a reputation as one of the leading landlord insurance brokers in the UK. From its headquarters in Rugby, Warwickshire, CIA helps protect over 200,000 landlord customers across...

Delay in diagnosis - medical negligence case study

“Having someone who listened with care and understanding made the world of difference to my clinical negligence claim ” In July 2010, Mr. B underwent a surgical procedure to remove his right testis after a suspicious lesion was identified....

Vulnerable adult - residence & care - Court of Protection case study

Specialist Court of Protection solicitor , Sophie Maloney , recently represented a vulnerable adult in a sensitive case involving a dispute between family members in relation to their fathers' residence and care. This case concerned AC, an elderly...

Client avoids trial after prosecution persuaded to withdraw case

We were recently contacted by a client’s wife seeking expert legal advice for her husband who had been charged with a criminal offence. Neither had been in trouble before but after asking the police for help whilst they were on a night out, her...
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