Personal injury - Legal 500

The comments below are taken from The Legal 500. The Legal 500 is a clients guide to the best law firms, lawyers and solicitors.

Stephensons Solicitors LLP has the ‘client at the forefront of its mind; the team will not compromise on quality and provides a timely and professional service to clients while ensuring that the client has at all times a good understanding of the process and the desired outcomes’. The ‘honest, caring, knowledgeable, professional and passionate’ Kate Sweeney leads the personal injury team and ‘always shows a genuine interest in what is best for the accident victim’. The ‘very supportive and understanding’ Danielle Callaway (a senior associate) is also recommended. Rebecca Dawber  (also a senior associate) is ‘proactive and very effective; she understands the importance of rehabilitation to her clients as well’. The practice is best known for representing clients in serious accidents at work, public liability and road traffic accident cases involving complex or fatal injuries. It has several niche areas of expertise such as advising on foreign accidents, amputations and industrial disease claims. (2018)

‘Quality set-up’ Stephensons Solicitors LLP, under Kate Sweeney, is recommended for road traffic accident, accident at work and CICA claims. (2015)

At Stephensons Solicitors LLP, Kate Sweeney is recommended. (2014)

Stephensons Solicitors LLP's Kate Sweeney is well regarded. (2013)

Kate Sweeney leads a large team at Stephensons Solicitors LLP. (2012)

Kate Sweeney leads the team at Stephensons Solicitors LLP. (2011)

Stephensons Solicitors LLP is also recommended. (2010)

Stephensons Solicitors LLP’s Kate Sweeney specialises in high-value claims. Brendan Treanor is also recommended for complex cases, including fatal accidents at work. (2009)

Stephensons has been appointed to the panel for three large legal expenses insurance providers. Ann Harrison is ‘top class’ and Brendan Treanor pushes hard on his client’s behalf. (2008)

Stephensons recently settled a £100,000 claim for a supermarket manager who had an accident at work, and won £1.3m for a man involved in a serious road traffic accident. Kate Sweeney heads the team. (2007)

Led by Kate Sweeney, Stephensons was appointed to the panels of Royal Bank of Scotland and AXA Insurance in 2005. It handles thousands of road traffic claims annually, and offers impressive catastrophic injury expertise. (2006)

The 41-strong team at Stephensons benefits from high-value claimant and legal expenses panel work and offers expertise in occupational disease, catastrophic injury and RTA claims. (2005)

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