Personal Injury News

3PB takes on new highly experienced personal injury and clinical/dental negligence specialist lawyer

3PB is pleased to announce its recruitment of barrister Sarah Mynard, a highly successful personal injury litigator and solicitor-advocate who has been the director of Wisdom Law, her own dental negligence practice since 2009. Sarah has over 25 years experience, qualifying as a solicitor in 1991 and becoming a barrister last year. She holds the […]

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3PB's Susan Jones represents family in inquest over the death of a dock worker

Properly-enforced safety procedures would have prevented the death of a dock worker crushed by a container, an inquest jury has concluded. Mieczyslaw 'Mitch' Siwak, 34, from Bognor Regis, was killed at Flathouse Quay, Portsmouth, in 2017. MMD Shipping Services, which operates the site, said it had introduced new safety measures since his death. A jury […]

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3PB’s Luke Ashby appointed as First Tier SEC Tribunal Judge

3PB’s personal injury barrister Luke Ashby has been appointed by the Senior President of Tribunals as a part-time Judge of the First-tier Tribunal (Social Entitlement Chamber). He will be hearing appeals concerning social security, support for asylum seekers as well as appeals against decisions of the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority. Luke – who was called […]

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Susan Jones successfully opposes High Court Appeal challenging both Procedural Matters and Findings of Fact

Susan Jones successfully opposed High Court Appeal before Mrs Justice Lambert Arising out of a Public Trial, at which Susan acted for the Claimant at First instance, the Appellate Local Authority challenged a decision of a Circuits Judge on 5 Grounds, which Susan categorised under two headings: Whether the Judge was wrong to allow the […]

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Protection for solicitors against direct settlement out of costs when acting under a CFA Lite in RTA Protocol cases

Third six pupil Ikeni Mbako-Allison examines the implication of the Supreme Court's judgement in the case of Gavin Edmondson Solicitors Ltd v Haven Insurance Company Ltd on protection for solicitors against direct settlement out of costs when acting under a CFA Lite in RTA Protocol cases. Click here to read Ikeni's analysis. Ikeni's profile can be viewed here.

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3PB shortlisted for Personal Injury awards

Chambers is delighted to announce that our personal injury group has been shortlisted for Chambers of the Year at the 2018 Personal Injury Awards. Mark Lomas, 3PB's Head of Personal Injury, said: "This is fantastic news on the back of a record year. Looking forward to the Awards evening. Lots of our insurer and solicitor […]

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3PB recruits Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence Barristers

Following 3PB’s recent appointments to several large personal injury and clinical negligence panels across the UK, our well-known personal injury and clinical negligence groups are recruiting for new practitioners – of all levels of seniority – to join any of our six offices: Birmingham, Bournemouth, Bristol, London, Oxford or Winchester. Applications from PI and Clinical […]

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