Nadia Kerr > JMW Solicitors LLP > Manchester, England > Lawyer Profile

JMW Solicitors LLP
1 BYROM PLACE
SPINNINGFIELDS
MANCHESTER
M3 3HG
England

Work Department

Personal Injury

Position

Partner and head of the cycling claims team. She joined the personal injury department at JMW as a Partner in January 2017.

Career

She qualified as a solicitor in 1995 since which time she has acted for and secured compensation for hundreds of injured claimants, many of whom have sustained injuries on bikes and motorbikes

Formerly Head of Cycling and Motorbike claims at Pannone LLP where she was also a Partner, Nadia is also a founding member and chair of TeamGlow, a women’s cycling group based in South Manchester (teamglow.net). Nadia campaigns for road safety and is a steering group member of Walk Ride Greater Manchester. Nadia also gave evidence to MPs at the House of Commons Transport Committee Active Travel Inquiry in March 2019. She is a qualified ride leader for TeamGlow and British Cycling. Nadia has completed Lands’ End to John O Groats and has cycled extensively in UK and Europe. She completed the Maratona dles Dolomites in Italy in 2018. In 2021 Nadia was included in Cycling UK’s ‘100 Women’ list which celebrates inspirational women who are encouraging others to experience the joy of cycling  https://www.cyclinguk.org/womensfestival/100.

Nadia has spent time during her legal career in Head of Department and Senior Management positions involved with operational and performance management alongside strategy and business planning. Nadia continues to work as a Technical Legal Consultant and Due Diligence Auditor and has also lectured in law on post graduate courses in Manchester.

Leisure

Cycling, walking, running, swimming, triathlon and cooking

Lawyer Rankings

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

JMW Solicitors LLP‘s clinical negligence team, led by Eddie Jones , specialises in high-value brain and spinal injury cases and offers specific expertise in cerebral palsy, kernicterus and cauda equina syndrome matters. Steven Brown, Angharad Hughes , Melissa Gardner  and Sally Leonards  are key members of the team, handling cerebral palsy, brain and spinal injury claims. Senior associates Jodie Miller and Nicholas Young are further names to note. The personal injury department, led by Richard Powell , deals with matters across the full spectrum of personal injury law, including head trauma, spinal injuries and fibromyalgia. The practice also specialises in industrial diseases and motorcycle accidents. Paul Breen oversees the catastrophic injury team whilst Clare Stevens heads up the military department. Gordon Cartwright handles pediatric brain injury claims and Andrew Lilley deals with catastrophic brain and spinal injury issues. Joanne Brine is recognised for her knowledge across the sector, while Nadia Kerr leads the specialist cycling injury team.