Welcome from the Head of the Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence Barrister Group

We have a team of dedicated personal injury barristers, providing a personalised service tailored to the needs of the solicitor and lay client, whether Claimant or Defendant.

The team consists of around 25 clinical negligence and personal injury law barristers and our clerks take pride in knowing the individual barristers and their practices and using this knowledge to help you choose the right barrister for the case.

With the Jackson reforms heralding a more uncompromising approach by the Courts to litigation in general, and to attempts to correct and amend, we believe that getting statements of case and other Court documents right first time has never been more important, and we can provide a high standard of drafting and advice, to match our reputation for advocacy.  We are also very happy to be involved in the early stages of cost budgeting to ensure a case can be run on a proper and cost effective basis.

We undertake appropriate cases on a CFA, and will in general use the current APIL/PIBA agreement. We have always been happy to be instructed in cases far beyond our Midlands base, and we anticipate that the opening of our office in Leeds will further enhance our reputation and presence across the country.

Click the link for an example of a Mock Tribunal involving Sofia Ashraf, and Ishfaq Ahmed, which can be found here.

“St Philips have good strength in depth in personal injury and it is a pleasure to work with them.” Legal 500 2023

“Very good, well organised, and always able to offer a suitable alternative if chosen counsel is not available.” Legal 500 2023

“The clerks at St Philip’s Chambers are always happy to help, especially on short notice instructions.” Legal 500 2023


Our Personal Injury & Clinical Negligence Barristers:

Please get in touch with our dedicated personal injury and clinical negligence clerking team with any questions regarding our service and expertise.

Oliver Edwards, Janita Patel, Georgia Coleyshaw and Harie Bariana.

personalinjury@st-philips.com +44 (0)121 246 7015
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