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Michael Hagan Associate, Travel Litigation

Experience Profile

Mike is a solicitor in the travel litigation team at Slater and Gordon in Manchester.

He has nearly a decade of experience in personal injury and pursues claims in both the UK and foreign jurisdictions.

He has particular expertise in the fields of employers’ liability, public liability and vicarious liability. He has significant experience of preparing complex, high value, schedules of loss in serious injury cases and dealing with complex liability disputes.

Notable cases include;

High profile British musician injured in a road traffic collision. He sustained serious physical and psychological injuries, including multiple spinal fractures. The nature of his employment gave rise to an extremely complicated loss of earnings claim. Six figure settlement secured.

Five figure settlement for a nuclear technician who had his big toe amputated following an accident at work.

Claim for a postal worker, including a complex pension loss calculation which settled for 90,000.00

Claim for a Romanian national who suffered a severe brain injury as a result of an Assault by unknown assailants.

Claim for a taxi driver injured in a passenger lift whilst on holiday in Spain, liability was disputed throughout, claim settled recently for £10,000

Successful claims for a couple who both contracted food poisoning whilst on holiday in the Dominican Republic.

Client Feedback

‘’I would emphatically recommend Mike to anyone who has been through the kind of ordeal I have.’’

‘’Mike is not just demonstrably an excellent lawyer, but in my view a genuinely good and caring person.‘’

‘’I just want to thank Slater & Gordon but most importantly Mike Hagan for such an amazing service I recently received. Mike truly went above and beyond mine and my family's expectations; with close contact throughout the process, reliability and a fantastic end result.’’

‘’Thank you so much for dealing with my case, you made it as painless as I could have possibly hoped for.
I really do appreciate how pleasant and easy to deal with you have been.’’


Career history

  • Since 2013 Slater and Gordon
  • 2011 - 2013 Fentons Solicitors 
  • 2009 – 2011 Thompsons Solicitors LLP
  • 2006 – 2009 DPP Law LLP
  • College of Law, Chester
  • Lancaster University