Where it all began
Managing Partner James Maxey founded the firm on the principles of continuous improvement, back at the turn of the century. In 2002, he appointed Partner Robin Patey, who offers decades of experience in handling serious injury claims.
The team of directors and partners grew larger in 2003 with the appointment of Daniel Slade, head of the Public Liability team, and expert in complex cases. In 20 years, the firm has now expanded to a talented legal team of more than 100, specialising in cases such as:
This involves helping people who have been hurt or injured as a result of the negligence of a medical professional either privately or through the NHS. It might include botched surgery, GP misdiagnosis or delay in diagnosing serious conditions, or injuries at birth, among other types.
Road traffic accidents
We handle thousands of road traffic accident claims that involve cars, motorbikes and other vehicles, public transport, and pedestrians. Injuries can range from whiplash (soft tissue injuries) through to catastrophic injury. We provide full support for you whatever the situation you’re in.
Accidents at work
The workplace can be full of dangers and accidents waiting to happen. We deal with accidents in warehouses, or construction site accidents, as well as injuries sustained from inadequate training. Accidents can occur in any working environment and we’re here to help if you’ve been injured at work.
Slips and trips while you’re out and about can have lasting repercussions and cause significant injury, as can holiday sickness or accidents while you’re on holiday. We also help people with assault compensation and dog bites or horse riding accidents among many others types of accidents.
Today, the firm is nationally recognised and has taken on some of Britain’s biggest brands in landmark legal claims, including GlaxoSmithKline and Dairy Crest.
Express Solicitors is extremely proud of its ongoing dedication to work in the community, working with both local causes and national charities. We believe in giving something back to those who deserve it, and encourage fundraising as part of our work culture.
We’re also committed to hiring individuals from all backgrounds, with a keen eye for customer service and proven legal expertise. You can find out more about our career offerings here.
We’re here to help with our unlimited legal advice
That’s right, we offer unlimited legal support. Have a question about claiming? You can speak with us for as long as you like as many times as you like. We’ll let you know your legal rights completely free of charge and with no obligation to make a claim
How we can help you
With industry-leading talent, our goal is to secure you the maximum personal injury compensation in the shortest amount of time. In more than 20 years of service, we have won over 21,000 cases, including many that had been refused by other law firms. This has led to an incredible £160 million in compensation for injured people to help them and their loved ones get their lives back on track.
Changing your solicitor should be simple. If you’ve been let down by other personal injury firms, we’ll go above and beyond to get you the compensation you deserve. Alternatively, we can also help you from the first enquiry – saving you vital time getting the help you need.
No matter who you are, or however small you may think your claim is – we are here to help. We’re dedicated to helping those that other solicitors cannot. Get in touch today to get the compensation you deserve.
We help other law firms who want to leave the personal injury sector by purchasing their cases (WIP). If you manage a law firm and are thinking of leaving the sector, find out more about what we can offer you with our WIP file transfer service.