Kimberley Kirkby

Partner - Employer's Liability
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Kimberley Kirkby is a Partner at Express Solicitors. Specialising in claims involving accidents in the workplace, she forms part of the Employers Liability team headed up by Partner Richard Lowery .

Hugely popular within the firm, Kimberley has been at Express Solicitors since 2007 and the people friendly skills which have endeared her to her colleagues are also used to good effect when communicating with clients.

Joining the firm initially as a paralegal, Kimberley’s rise to Partner reflects the firms excellent training programmes. In conjunction with her work at Express Solicitors, in 2011 Kimberley was appointed secretary of the New to Personal Injury Group, part of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL). Kimberley has since been appointed in the role of Secretary to the APIL North West Regional Group, and she continues to hold this position.

Kimberley is also the firm’s Client Care partner and you can find more information about Express Solicitors’ commitment to excellent client care here.

Kimberley has extensive experience and deals solely with Employer’s Liability claims, with specific expertise and interest in Armed Forces personnel cases

Kimberley has extensive experience with Employer’s Liability claims, below are examples of cases that she has worked on:

Quantum Reports

Buck-v-south-essex-partnership-university-nhs-foundation-trust-2017

HAGGERTY v MINISTRY OF DEFENCE

ATKINSON v ARETHUSA VENTURE CENTRE

Recent Noteworthy Cases

A long list of successes includes securing £157,500.00 for a fractured heel bone following a fall from a ladder, £165,000 for an ankle fracture and more recently £80,000 for a wrist injury in the workplace and £35,000 for a lifting injury.

Read Kimberley’s Blogs

Accident Statistics

Kimberley resides in Wilmslow, Cheshire with her husband and daughter. Passionate about animal welfare, it is Kimberley who ensures that at least some of the charity work Express solicitors does is in aid of animal charities.

A family girl at heart, she enjoys spending time with her sister and friends whether that be hiking in the countryside, visiting country pubs or at home while she cooks a Sunday roast.

Kimberley loves to travel and has recently enjoyed a trip to Vietnam where she spent time gaining an insight into local cooking. India is next on the list for a far flung visit.