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Patrick Maguire Interim Head of Practice, Serious Injury/Catastrophic Injury

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Patrick leads a team of Lawyers who act on behalf of people who have suffered serious, catastrophic or fatal personal injury.

Patrick is currently instructed by a number of families who have lost loved ones or suffered injury of the utmost severity. Patrick is also instructed by a number of victims and their families who were seriously or fatally injured in the terrorist attacks in London in 2017. Many of the cases Patrick deals with are high profile in nature and he has an understanding on how to deal with the media in such cases.

Patrick recently represented the widows of Kurt Cochran and PC Keith Palmer who were killed in the Westminster terror attack at the Inquests into their deaths. Patrick secured an Article 2 engagement in relation to PC Palmer’s death. Patrick is also instructed by some of the families that lost loved ones in the London Bridge/Borough Market terrorist attack. Patrick frequently represents families at Inquests.

Many of Patrick’s clients are non UK nationals and he is currently instructed by clients who reside in the US, Germany, Hungary, France, Canada which means he has developed an understanding of quantum in different jurisdictions.  


Career history

  • June 2014-Present: Slater and Gordon Lawyers
  • 2006-2014: Silverbeck Rymer Solicitors
  • 2003-2006: Greenwoods Solicitors
  • 1999-2003: Lyons Davidson Solicitors

Recent Testimonials for Patrick Maguire

“I just wanted to say a big THANK YOU to you and all of your team for the work you have done to get some justice for Andrew. We have now put things to bed and will try and get on with lives, but I will still be supporting 'BRAKE' in their campaign. Once again many thanks, and keep up the good work.”

Mr L

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