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Dominic Riley

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I specialise in recovering compensation for people who've been diagnosed with a workplace illness, which are often asbestos-related conditions. I help clients with conditions such as asbestosis, pleural thickening, lung cancer, and mesothelioma.

I am based in the Leeds office and I work with the work place illness team headed by Ian Toft. I have a particular interest in the exciting developments regarding immunotherapy.

What Inspired You To Get Into Law?

I wanted to become a solicitor because I wanted a career that was interesting, varied, and allowed me to give something back to society.

What Is The Most Rewarding Aspect Of Your Role?

Making a positive impact to my clients' lives.

What Do You Like About Working At Irwin Mitchell?

The team at Irwin Mitchell are 5*. Everyone is very approachable and caring. There are no closed doors. We all pitch in together to help our clients.

What Do You Do Away From The Office?

I love the outdoors. I am a passionate hiker, having completed some long distance walks such as the Coast to Coast. I am involved in climbing and bouldering and have tried my hand at kayaking.


"If I was a boxer, I would want you in my corner every time" – KS, client

Dom 'was just fantastic. I can’t thank him enough… I was so confused before I spoke to him and he made it easy for me to understand.” – GS, client

“The way Dom explained the… process and what’s involved made it so much easier to understand what was happening. He did such a great job at explaining things to me… it put all our worries at ease. He was so professional but yet so friendly.' – RS, client

"We engaged Irwin Mitchell to pursue a claim on behalf of my father-in-law, who tragically died from mesothelioma. At all stages of the process the team demonstrated exceptional skills, experience, professionalism and empathy. I would strongly recommend Irwin Mitchell to anyone who is thinking of pursuing a compensation claim for Mesothelioma or any other occupational illness and injury." –Client

Read My Comments On The Latest News

  • 01/05/2019
    Family Of Former Furnaceman Killed By Asbestos Seek Answers Regarding His Death

    “This is yet another tragic case which has highlighted the terrible impact that exposure to asbestos materials can have. Sadly we see a great number of cases in which individuals have gone on to develop asbestos-related illnesses, with their initial contact with the material often taking place many years prior to diagnosis. Our clients are desperate for answers regarding how Ian died and we would be hugely grateful to anyone who can help us in our efforts.”

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