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Matthew Evans Practice Group Leader, Criminal Injuries Compensation

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Matthew is a Senior Personal Injury Solicitor at Slater and Gordon Lawyers in Manchester; he specialises in Criminal Injuries Compensation.

Matthew’s area of expertise is in handling compensation claims for the victims of life-changing injury.

Cases involving injury to the brain, spine or musculoskeletal system fall within his caseload as well as family claims for fatal accidents.

These litigations tend to involve high value claims - in some cases exceeding a million pounds.

Matthew also handles applications to the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority (CICA) and holds the position of national practice group leader for criminal injuries compensation work, heading up the Slater and Gordon CICA team.

Matthew is regularly invited to speak on the subject of CICA work and has provided training to a wide range of support organisations and charities.


Career History

  • Since 2013 Slater and Gordon
  • 2001 – 2013 Fentons Solicitors
  • College of Law, Chester 
  • Nottingham University

Professional Memberships

  • Member of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) 

Recent Testimonials for Matthew Evans

“Your sensitivity and thoughtfulness , throughout what will be the most undoubtedly worst time of my life , will never be forgotten. I could not have wished for anyone better to represent me during such a traumatic time.”

Mrs Redmond, Liverpool

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