Unique role created as Irwin Mitchell appoints an independent financial advisor in its North East office

New independent financial advisor for North East law firm

25.04.2007

In a unique move for a North East law firm, The Newcastle office of Irwin Mitchell has announced the appointment of an independent financial advisor for Irwin Mitchell Asset Management Limited, a part of their business which ensures that seriously injured clients receive the very best financial advice and support.

29-year old Edward Tomlinson has taken up the post of Independent Financial Advisor for Irwin Mitchell Asset Management Limited in Newcastle, having previously worked for the firm in Sheffield.

Irwin Mitchell is the UKs largest personal injury firm, representing many seriously injured clients whose injuries and after care require large settlements to provide for their day to day needs. These clients require quality, comprehensive, financial advice, support and after care to ensure that any compensation they are awarded provide them with a quality of life for their long term future.

Edwards role involves the provision of pre-settlement advice to solicitors acting for clients with serious personal injury claims. He is able to provide advice regarding the options for the financial structure that compensation settlement should take; this includes providing advice on the advantages and disadvantages of periodical payments as compared to lump sums.