Serious Injury Claims | Irwin Mitchell Solicitors

Head, Spinal Cord & Other Serious Injury Claims

Head, spinal cord and other serious injuries such as amputation, orthopaedic and children’s injuries can cause huge disruption to the lives of both the sufferer and their loved ones. They can mean a total rethink of major life decisions, affecting family members, employment, healthcare and everyday life. Serious injuries are by nature hugely traumatic and need to be handled with utmost care and expertise.

We pride ourselves on making a real difference and helping our clients restore as much as possible to their lives. If you or a loved one has suffered a serious injury, contact us for expert advice on claiming for compensation.

Our lawyers are based across the UK in Birmingham, Bristol, Cambridge, Glasgow, Leeds, London, Manchester, Newcastle, Sheffield and Southampton. We also operate a consulting office in Middlesbrough.

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The Road To Recovery

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No Win No Fee

No Win No Fee

No Win No Fee with no financial risk*

Our 'No Win No Fee' agreement offers security and peace of mind when making a personal injury claim.

Your Questions Answered

Your Questions Answered

You can view a selection of frequently asked questions about making a claim for personal injury compensation.


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Client Stories

Client Stories

Take a look at some of the recent work we’ve done to secure the right rehabilitation, medical care and financial support for our clients.

Serious Injury Cases Explained

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We describe how the claims process works and what we can do to ensure a secure future following a life-changing personal injury.

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Help With Rehabilitation


We can help you access the specialist care that could make a huge difference to your life.

Why Choose Us?

  • Deal with personal injury experts
  • Thousands of successful claims each year
  • Offices across the UK
  • Over £1 billion secured for clients in the last two years
  • 9 out of 10 clients would use our legal services again

How We Can Help You

Our serious injury team are market-leading experts and will do everything possible to help you get the compensation you deserve and will keep you fully informed of everything that is happening throughout your claim.

In certain circumstances, we can try to get you an early payment from your compensation so that you can pay your bills (if you can’t work, for example) or to pay for private treatment to help you to recover as quickly as possible.

This commitment does not stop at financial compensation, but includes making sure that you get the best available care, from medical treatment to rehabilitation and other specialist support.
We can help you receive support with your transport requirements, your physical fitness and accommodation, to name just a few. This includes accessing specialist equipment to help improve your quality of life.

Our Serious Injury Solicitors Recognised

Our team are six-time winners of the ‘Claimant Solicitor of the Year’ award at The Post Magazine’s Rehabilitation First Awards. We are also registered as approved solicitors with a number of leading national charities including Headway, the Spinal Injury Association, the Child Brain Injury Trust and the UK Acquired Brain Injury Forum.

Rehabilitation First Awards 2015


Legal 500

Irwin Mitchell’s “dedication for its clients is matched only by the astounding results it obtains.”

Legal 500 2015

Chambers 2016 

"Irwin Mitchell has a very holistic approach to its clients, with a very good understanding of the lifelong consequences of such situations."

Chambers & Partners 2016

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