Richard Biggs > Irwin Mitchell > Manchester, England > Lawyer Profile

Irwin Mitchell
One St Peter’s Square
M2 3AF

Work Department

Personal injury; serious injury


Senior associate

Expertise in:

  • Brain Injury
  • Spinal and complex orthopaedic injuries
  • Spinal Injury
  • Spinal Injuries Enquiries
  • CICA Claims (Criminal Injuries)
  • Road traffic accidents
  • MIB and CICA claims
  • Employer liability claims

Lawyer Rankings

North West > Insurance > Personal injury and clinical negligence: claimant

(Rising stars: Personal Injury)

Richard Biggs  – Irwin Mitchell

Irwin Mitchell’s clinical negligence team, led by Kristofer Inskip, specialises in dental negligence claims and supporting members of HM Forces where poor medical care has been received. Lindsay Wise is recommended for handling matters involving serious brain and spinal injuries, while Jennifer Cawthorne and senior associate Dina Lambourne offer expertise in birth injury claims. Senior associate Margaret Ryan handles an array of matters, including cases involving delayed meningitis treatment. Catherine Leech  is another key member of the team. On the personal injury side, Jonathan Betts’ team acts for clients with serious brain and spinal injuries and asbestos-related diseases. The practice also deals with claims for military personnel under the Armed Forces Compensation Scheme, with Amanda Marsh recognised for her expertise in this niche. Deirdre Healy handles severe brain, spinal, amputation and other complex injuries. Matthew Brown and senior associate Richard Biggs  are other key team members, specialising in brain and spinal cord injuries. Matthew Garson  is recommended for his work on child claims.