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Potter Rees Dolan serious injury solicitors specialise in the following areas of law. For more information about our range of services, please select from one of the links below, call us on 0800 027 2557 or complete our online enquiry form and a member of our team will get back to you.
Unfortunately, accidents can and do happen. Sometimes this is caused by our own mistakes but sometimes we get hurt because of the actions of others. If you have been injured in an accident or sustained a serious injury that was not entirely your fault, you could be entitled to compensation.
Suffering a personal injury can have a considerable, sometimes devastating, impact on your life. It can affect many aspects, such as your ability to work and your ability to do the things you enjoy , and can be the cause of much pain and suffering. Compensation can help you return your standard of living - as far as is possible - to where it was before your injury.
Our specialist areas include:
- Head Injury Claim
- Spinal & Back Claim
- Criminal Injuries (CICA)
- Orthopaedic Injury
- Loss of Limbs
- Post Concussional Syndrome Claims
With our Senior Partner, Hugh Potter, heading our personal injury department, we have well-regarded team that focuses on complex and high-value catastrophic injury cases.
Chambers UK 2018 quotes clients who were interviewed as saying:
The team was professional and caring throughout, which made us feel that nothing was too much trouble. They were highly approachable, knowledgeable and supportive, with a clear direction of what is needed.
Unfortunately, we know that sometimes doctors, nurses and other health professionals make mistakes when treating patients. Potter Rees Dolan’s clinical negligence solicitors are committed to helping you make a claim for compensation.
While we like to think professionals will always carry out their duties with care, they are only human and mistakes can and do happen. If this leads to suffering on your behalf, however, you may be entitled to claim compensation. This money can be essential in making sure you are able to get back on your feet and able to live your life as you did before, or as close to this as is possible.
Potter Rees Dolan’s clinical negligence solicitors have secured substantial compensation awards including:
- Amputation Claims
- Brain injuries caused by clinical negligence
- Medical mismanagement at birth
- Cerebral Palsy
- Failure to diagnose claims
- Fatal Accidents
- Negligence surgical claims
- Orthopaedic injuries caused by clinical negligence
- Spinal cord injuries caused by clinical negligence
Headed by Helen Dolan, our clinical negligence team is recognised widely on being amongst the best in England and Wales. Chambers UK 2018 quotes clients who were interviewed as saying:
It was the personal attention we received, the knowledge of the specific needs and future hopes of the claimant, and consideration for our family life that made the firm the right match for us.
I found them very approachable, very efficient and they kept me up to date with everything.
- We have a team of lawyers who have expertise in: Court of Protection matters,
- Welfare benefits
- Professional negligence Including claims against other solicitors
- Legal Surgery
Expert advice in these areas of law is often essential following a brain or spinal injury.We feel this makes us unique as a niche practice, as we are able to focus holistically on the brain or spinally injured clients’ needs.