Personal Injury

If you have been injured and wish to seek compensation, the highly experienced Becket Chambers Personal Injury group can represent you in all types of personal injury cases. We act for injured individuals seeking compensation as well as for clients (including insurers) who are defending claims. This gives us 360 degree knowledge and experience of how such cases work.

Pragmatic advice

If you believe you have a case for a personal injury claim, it’s likely that you’ll be looking for sound, objective advice relating to the probable outcome of your case, and how to make the strongest case you can. The Barristers in our Personal Injury group share a reputation for pragmatism, taking a realistic view of scenarios, and supporting our clients throughout the legal process. It is important that you feel confident throughout the process, and satisfied that you’ve achieved the best possible outcome.

We recognise the importance of providing value to our clients, and our Clerks will gladly discuss fees with you before you decide to instruct a barrister.

Our expertise

Areas of specialisation include:

  • Costs
  • Employers Liability
  • Fatal Accident Claims
  • Inquests
  • Occupation Related Illness
  • Occupiers Liability
  • Road Traffic Accidents

For more details of our timescales and fee ranges please click here

Case Studies

Successful Application to Vary Costs Order in a Multi-Track Claim

Rachel was instructed on a Direct Access basis by the Defendant in a multi-track Personal Injury claim and attended the Pre-Trial Review (PTR) hearing on behalf of her client. The Defendant had been unable to obtain availability for his expert witness but the Circuit Judge insisted on fixing the date for trial in any event. Continue reading