Robert Aylott > Osbornes > London, England > Lawyer Profile


Work Department

Personal Injury
Catastrophic Injury Claims
Medical Negligence




Rob is a highly experienced personal injury solicitor, specialising in all aspects of serious injury claims.

Qualified as a solicitor for some 26 years, Rob acts exclusively for claimants. His cases involve injuries of the utmost severity such as amputations of upper and lower limbs, brachial plexus injuries, brain and spinal cord injuries, multiple orthopaedic injuries and fatal accidents. He has a vast experience in dealing with accidents arising out of road traffic accidents (particularly involving motorcyclists and cyclists), accidents at work and injuries arising from clinical negligence.

Rob’s first priority in any case is to assist where possible with any financial and rehabilitation needs, benefits and housing. He will then assemble the best medical and legal team to help pursue your claim for damages.

An accredited Senior Litigator with the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers, Rob was also appointed by the Law Society as an assessor on the Law Society Catastrophic Injury Accreditation Panel (an accreditation scheme for specialist solicitors in this field).

Rob acts as a Trustee for Headway West Sussex, a branch of the national charity, assisting brain injured people in the West Sussex area.


In his spare time Rob is a keen road cyclist and can be seen in the Surrey Hills most weekends. He also enjoys watching his children play various competitive sports.

Lawyer Rankings

London > Insurance > Personal injury: claimant

(Next Generation Partners)

Robert AylottOsbornes

According to one client, Osbornescomprises some of the most technically adept and hard hitting lawyers in the business‘. To complement its strong reputation for high-value and complex personal injury work, the firm continues to develop its ‘excellent and innovative line in cases involving non-English speaking claimants‘; the offering recently expanded its Spanish, Hungarian and Polish capabilities. The group is also noted for its expertise in matters relating to cycling injuries, and is the official legal partner of the London Cycling Campaign charity. ‘Enormously experienced‘ department lead Stuart Kightley is a key contact, as are ‘fiercely bright‘ head of catastrophic injury Ben Posford and ‘all-round gemRobert Aylott. For child abuse claims, specialist Stephanie Prior is the name to note.

London > Insurance > Clinical negligence: claimant

The team at Osbornes was recently strengthened by the arrival of ‘experienced and empathetic‘ associate Jodi Newton from Hudgell Solicitors. She joins a department noted for its expertise in delayed diagnosis and wrongful birth claims, as well as for its multi-lingual capabilities and focus on Eastern European clients. ‘First-rate clinical negligence specialistStephanie Prior leads the group, which also includes fatal claims expert Robert Aylott and Ben Posford, who has extensive experience acting on claims concerning cauda equina syndrome.