Achieving justice for you
At Prettys, our personal injury solicitors in Ipswich and Chelmsford handle accident claims for a variety of incidents at work, on holiday and for all types of road traffic collisions.
Our knowledge of local treatment centres and medical consultants ensures that you are provided with the best personal service, supported by local experts during this difficult time.
Our lawyers advise on the following range of accidents:
We also provide advice and representation in the event of charges being brought against you or a family member arising from a road traffic accident. Should the need arise we will be on hand to advise and guide you at all times.
Contact our Personal Injury team for free initial advice on the merits and prospects of your claim and how best to conduct your claim to recover damages you deserve. If you have already received an award, we can advise you on the need for a trust to shield your compensation from means tested benefits.
"Phil Lawler is very considerate and professional... offering a personal service which we were very grateful for." – Ms S Evans
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Phil is a Senior Associate in the Shipping & Insurance Services Department. He has been with Prettys 23 years after spending over 13 years in the Insurance Industry. Phil specialises in Personal Injury Litigation, in particular dealing with complex cases on behalf of claimants.
Phil regularly advises & acts for Local Authorities, Transport Operators, Public Utilities & Self Insured corporations on employers & public liability claims.
Phil has specialist expertise in brain injury & spinal injury cases working alongside a number of local & national experts in these fields of Personal Injury litigation.
As a member of the Shipping Department, Phil regularly deals with matters on behalf of P & I clubs & insurers relating to accidents arising at Ports or on vessels.
Phil also deals with motoring & other Magistrates Court offences.
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Francesca became a member of Cilex Law School in 2014 and is currently studying towards her qualification as a Legal Executive.
Francesca joined Prettys in 2015 as a Litigation Executive in the Insurance department for Personal Injury, after two years in a regional law firm dealing with claims for Uninsured Losses resulting from Road Traffic Accidents.
Francesca advises clients on all aspects of Personal Injury Claims mainly arising from Road Traffic Accidents including liability disputes, mitigation of losses and settlement awards. Her cases range from minor whiplash injuries to injuries involving surgical procedures.
Francesca also advises on cases involving injury to infants and the settlement process of infant claims.
She has particular interest in cases involving liability disputes.
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Jade joined Prettys in 2015 as a Litigation Executive in the Insurance Department after 7 years at a regional law firm where she handled claims for uninsured losses resulting from road traffic accidents and more recently worked with clients with brain injuries in a Court of Protection team. Jade also has experience in defending personal injury claims at a firm in the region.
Jade is currently studying with Cilex Law School and is an Associate member of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives.
Jade has experience in a variety of road traffic related personal injury matters, varying from general whiplash claims to more complex orthopaedic injuries and injuries to infants.
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