Handicap on the labour market

Recently I acted for a client who sustained an accident when his shoulder was injured at work. He was off work for three months. I claimed for his loss of earnings during this absence AND I was also successful in increasing his damages by an extra £10,000 even though he had returned to his job.

Why do claims take such a long time?

Why do claims take such a long time? This is a question that clients, contacts and friends ask me all the time. It’s not an easy question to answer. In short, there are two reasons:...

Take photos after a car accident

If you’re involved in a car accident, even a minor one, it can be a very distressing situation. It can also be quite difficult to think clearly and collect all the information you might need....

Interview with Mike Greenstein, partner at Goodge Law

Mike Greenstein, partner in Goodge Law and a specialist in personal injury gives some insights into his job At the beginning of my career I spent some time doing personal injury work and really enjoyed...

Proposed changes to the no win-no fee agreement

The Government is concerned about the perceived increase in the compensation culture and doesn’t want us to become like the States. However, statistics show that we don’t have a compensation culture – just the perception...

No Win-No Fee agreements in Personal Injury Claims

In the UK, a Conditional Fee Agreement describes the agreement made between a law firm and their clients where the law firm acts on behalf of the client and is only paid if the outcome...