Leanne Rowley

Partner - Client Care and Occupier's and Public Liability
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Leanne Rowley is a Partner in our Occupiers Liability and Public Liability and one of  our joint Client Care Partners. She specialises in  law, which includes trips and slips, defective food and drink cases and sporting injuries, such as those sustained as a result of violent conduct on a football or rugby pitch. Leanne forms part of a department headed up by Partner, Daniel Slade.

Leanne works on a variety of Personal Injury cases, her main speciality are accidents involving animals, such as horses and dogs. Leanne also works on niche Personal Injury cases including those involving injury caused by cosmetics and defective products.

Citing time management and communication skills as her strong points as a solicitor, Leanne considers regular communication with her clients and the satisfaction of seeing a case through from start to finish as the most enjoyable aspects of the job.

Many of lifes failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up, said Thomas Edison. And its this ever say die attitude that has helped Leanne secure a recent notable figures of £37,000 accident on a mobility scooter and £25,000 for an accident in a supermarket

Leanne was born and raised in Manchester, completing her LLB Law degree and winning the Outstanding Learner award at the city Metropolitan University. She undertook her LPC at the BPP School of Law, where her electives were Personal Injury, Advanced Criminal and Family Law.

Leanne has extensive experience in Occupier’s and Public Liability compensation claims, below are examples of the cases she has worked on:



Girl, 9, left with fractured face when Little Tikes slide tipped over after it ‘came with WRONG set of DIY instructions’izzy

Izzy Lawton was rushed to hospital when she was hit in the face by the eight-stone slide while she played in her back garden in Stoke-on-Trent

Izzy Lawton suffered a series of fractures around her eye socket and nose when it toppled on top of her while she was playing on it with her younger brother.



Leanne has completed her PADI diving training, which no doubt endeared her to Managing Partner James Maxey (also a diving enthusiast).

Normally, she cannot bear to be without her beloved dog Bella (who scores a full ten on the cute-o-meter), but occasionally she does leave her behind in rainy Manchester to enjoy a holiday in an exotic destinations like the Maldives, Dominican Republic or Mexico. Her next planned adventure is an American road trip

Leanne loves her shoes and at the last count had over 300 pairs.