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Michael Hagan Associate, Travel Litigation

Experience Profile

Mike is an Associate in the Travel and International Litigation team at Slater and Gordon in Manchester.

He has 10 years' experience in personal injury and pursues claims in both the UK and foreign jurisdictions.

He has expertise dealing with all matter of Foreign accident claims, including Montreal & Athens Convention, Package Holiday Claims and direct claims against Foreign insurers.

Mike also works closely with the charity Victim Support to provide advice and assistance to the families of victims of crimes committed abroad.

He has particular experience of dealing with multi-claimant actions arising from serious road traffic accidents.

Notable cases include;

High profile British musician injured in a road traffic collision who sustained serious physical and psychological injuries. Six figure settlement secured.

Four figure settlement for a client injured during the course of a package holiday to Germany & five figure settlement for a lady injured at a Spanish hotel.

Six figure settlements for 12 Claimants arising from a fatal road traffic accident in France and a family of five injured in a serious accident in Belgium.

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 injured during a holiday to California, USA.

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

Professional Memberships

  • APIL