Samantha Shaw > Irwin Mitchell > Cambridge, England > Lawyer Profile

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Samantha is a Senior Associate in the Cambridge office specialising in asbestos-related diseases. 

She has a wealth of experience with a range of different issues always maintaining a high level of client service. Samantha is tenacious in her work and explores all possible options to ensure the best outcomes for her clients


Samanthahas an innovative approach to her work representing a wide range of clients across the region and has settled some complex secondary exposure cases and occupiers liability claims.

Samantha has also successfully obtained settlements involving provision for future private treatment for mesothelioma clients


Samantha is a member of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) and is accredited Senior Litigator and Asbestos Disease and Occupational Disease Specialist.

Lawyer Rankings

East Anglia > Insurance > Personal injury and clinical negligence: claimant

(Rising stars)

Samantha ShawIrwin Mitchell

Irwin Mitchell in Cambridge is ‘a market leader in the East Anglian region and there is a good balance in the team that is highly focused on achieving the best results for its clients‘. The firm is unique in the region in that its PI practice combines expertise in serious injury claims with a market-leading military claims practice. ‘The clinical negligence team has scaled unbelievable heights in terms of the quality‘, according to one client. Head of serious injury Ruth Booy, head of clinical negligence Guy Forster, Ministry of Defence specialist Simon Harrington, lead clinical negligence partner Neil Whiteley and head of workplace injury and asbestos-related disease Rosemary Giles are all acknowledged experts in their fields. Senior associate Samantha Shaw and associates Sophie Bales, Alexander Davenport Sarah Wealleans and the ‘intellectually top-drawerGurpreet Lalli are highly recommended by clients.