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Anthony Gold Solicitors LLP

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Injury and Medical Claims


Head of Injury and Medical Claims department


Jon leads a team of 28 in our personal injury and clinical negligence practice, to include 20 solicitors and 8 trainees and paralegals.

He is a leading figure in the sector and is particularly well known for representing clients who have suffered catastrophic brain injuries because of clinical negligence or road traffic collisions.

He also specialises in limb loss cases and injuries caused by negligent medical treatment.

Jon is recognised as a leading lawyer in both the Chambers and Partners Directory and The Legal 500.

Recent and notable successes include the following:
• £17 million for brain injuries caused by a failure to treat neonatal hypoglycaemia
• £6 million for a traumatic brain injury sustained in a motorcycle accident
• £16 million for cerebral palsy caused by the mismanagement of labour
• £3 million for a leg amputation suffered in a pedestrian road traffic collision


Accredited as a clinical negligence specialist by both the Law Society and the charity AvMA (Action against Medical Accidents)
Member of APIL


Balliol College, University of Oxford

Lawyer Rankings

London > Insurance > Clinical negligence: claimant

(Hall of Fame)

Jon NicholsonAnthony Gold Solicitors LLP

Anthony Gold Solicitors LLP is noted for its ‘collaborative‘ approach, by virtue of which the firm’s ‘huge collective experience is shared to the benefit of all‘. Practice head Jon Nicholson brings a wealth of experience in obstetric care to his role, and regularly proves himself ‘relentless in tracking down the detail‘ of intricate claims. Jenny Kennedy‘s ‘exceptional reputation‘ extends particularly to complex brain and spinal injury cases; she is also widely known for representing international clients who have received negligent treatment in private hospitals. Jock Mackenzie‘s previous medical experience ensures that he remains a firm favourite for matters involving complex medicine and rare medical conditions. For surgical, cardiac and emergency issues, ‘highly practical lawyerAli Malsher is a key contact.

London > Insurance > Personal injury: claimant

(Hall of Fame)

Jon Nicholson  – Anthony Gold Solicitors LLP

The team at Anthony Gold Solicitors LLP is ‘able to deliver a first class service across the whole range of personal injury claims‘ and fields ‘high calibre lawyers at the top of their game‘. The practice is regarded as a go-to for major trauma cases, particularly those involving complex brain, spinal and amputation injuries. Key leading practitioners include department head Jon Nicholson, managing partner David Marshall, child brain injury expert Jackie Spinks and ‘peerless tacticianJenny Kennedy. The firm’s offering at senior level was further strengthened by the recent promotion of Amanda Hopkins and Adam Dyl to partner. Its expertise in international matters is another strength of the group; Ian Peters is the name to note for this type of work.