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Over £2,000,000 Compensation Awarded to 23-Year-Old

18 May 2015

Slater and Gordon Personal Injury Solicitor Jenny Keith was instructed by a 23-year-old man who was injured in a road traffic accident.

Slater and Gordon Solicitor: Jenny Keith is a Principal Personal Injury Lawyer at Slater and Gordon Lawyers in Manchester.

Settlement value: Over £2 million

What happened:

On the day of the road traffic accident, Jenny’s client was a front seat passenger in his friend’s car when his friend lost control of the car, causing it to spin. The car rolled several times before landing on the verge.

Jenny’s client sustained severe injuries including fractures to his spine, tibia and ankle.

As a consequence of the injuries, Jenny's client experienced difficulty walking, permanent bladder and bowel problems and psychological injury.

How Jenny helped: Jenny secured compensation for the pain and discomfort endured by her client and also for her client's past and future care needs.

Jenny also successfully obtained agreement for her client's case to be reopened should his symptoms deteriorate.

Decision: Over £2,000,000 compensation awarded.

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