Personal Injury

Overview

We are a leading Personal Injury team on the North Eastern Circuit with a national reputation. 

Expertise

We undertake work on behalf of Claimants and Defendants in broadly equal proportions. The team undertakes claims ranging from minor road traffic accidents and EL to catastrophic injuries and fatal accidents.  Specialist sub-groups within the team include clinical negligence, industrial disease and costs. 

We are the chosen panel Chambers of a number of national firms, major insurers, public utilities and local authorities.

Working in conjunction with other teams in Chambers we are able to deal with all aspects of injury related litigation, including HSE prosecutions, public inquiries, inquests and public law challenges.  In addition to road traffic accidents, EL, employers’ and public liability, members of the team have considerable experience in a number of specialist areas including:

  • Armed forces compensation
  • Abuse/assault claims
  • Animals Act
  • Costs
  • Credit hire
  • Class Actions
  • CICA
  • Clinical negligence
  • Catastrophic injuries
  • Fraudulent claims
  • Fatal accidents
  • Industrial disease
  • Inquests
  • Professional negligence
  • Occupational illness
  • Sports injuries
  • Travel law

Seminars and Training

The team offers regular lectures and updates, in addition to bespoke in-house training.  Our frequently updated personal injury blog provides an invaluable resource for personal injury practitioners. Members are regular speakers for associations such as MASS, APIL and PIBA.

Contact our Clerks:

Paul McNab (Senior Clerk) 0113 2180409 email: pmcnab@zenithchambers.co.uk

Emma Rogers (Junior Clerk) 0113 2180487 email: erogers@zenithchambers.co.uk

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Testimonials

"Zenith Chambers is a dedicated, professional set that works hard for instructing solicitors. It has a distinct group specialising in industrial disease work, including asbestos, occupational stress and HAVS cases."

Legal 500 (2015)

"They are renowned for their in-depth advice and advocacy skills."

Legal 500 (2015)