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Jane Martin

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Slater and Gordon

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Personal Injury: Industrial Disease


Jane is a senior associate at Slater and Gordon in Manchester. She has specialised in workplace accidents and industrial disease claims for more than 20 years.

She has a particular interest in asthma and dermatitis cases.

Jane can handle all aspects of complex cases with notable experience in liability and causation issues.

She has secured six figure settlements on behalf of clients including clients suffering from asthma whose symptoms forced them to give up their job, encounter difficulties finding alternative work and end up working in a less well paid job.

Jane has also negotiated six figure settlements on behalf of victims of workplace accidents and has experience of pursuing claims on behalf of individuals who have developed chronic pain conditions.


Jane began her legal career in 1992. She joined Pannone in 2006 and Slater and Gordon in 2014.

North West: Insurance

Personal injury: claimant

Within: Personal injury: claimant

Slater and Gordon  has a ‘wealth of experience and a track record in serious injury litigation - its reputation is well deserved as it has a very attentive, supportive and responsive team’. In Manchester the ‘immensely experienced’ Pauline Chandler  is ‘just superb; she gets a great result for her clients very quickly’. Jenny Keith knows all there is to know when it comes to serious personal injury’. The ‘highly experiencedDamian Bradley  who is particularly strong for employers’ liability is ‘very intelligent, personable and helpful’. It fields some ‘great lawyers who are handling complex asbestos disease claims’ under the leadership of Madelene Holdsworth  who is the national head of industrial disease. The ‘knowledgeableRichard Scorer  who heads the abuse team ‘deploys his extensive experience effectively’. Senior associate Jane Martin  is applauded for her ‘diligence and hard work’ and associate Andrew Taylor  ‘always exercises great judgement’. In Liverpool Carol Hopwood is a ‘very experienced lawyer who has a charm and a light touch when trying to get the best outcome for her clients. Clients really warm to her and trust her judgement’. The large department has a number of key specialisms including advising on brain and spinal injury, travel law, abuses/sexual assault, human rights and inquest law.

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