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Stewarts Law LLP

5 NEW STREET SQUARE, LONDON, EC4A 3BF, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7822 8000
Fax:
Fax 020 7822 8037
Email:
Web:
www.stewartslaw.com
Leeds, London

Charles Edwards

Tel:
Work 020 7822 8030
Email:
Web:
www.stewartslaw.com/people/charles-edwards/
Stewarts Law LLP

Work Department

Personal Injury

Position

Partner in the Personal Injury department. 

Charles is a very experienced, collaborative practitioner who thrives in making a difference to his clients and achieving the best possible outcomes for those who have suffered from adversity, particular those with spinal cord or severe brain injuries.

Charles specialises in the highest value and most complex value personal injury claims, with a particular interest in claimants who have sustained either spinal cord or brain injury. He has experience in dealing with a variety of types of claims, covering road traffic accidents, accidents at work and accidents in public places.

Over the past 13 years of his career at Stewarts, Charles has settled claims for clients totalling in excess of £100m. These include high-level spinal cord injury cases, brain injury cases involving minimally aware clients, high-earning City workers, and claims with an international element.

Career

Trained Churchers, Hampshire; qualified 1997; general litigation MacDonald Oates, Petersfield 1997-2000; Shoosmiths, Basingstoke (one year fast-track PI, remainder in serious injury unit) 2000-02; associate Stewarts Law 2004-06; partner 2006.

Member

Membership of APIL and Senior Litigation (APIL)

Education

King Edward VII School, Lytham St Annes; London Guildhall University (1992 BA Hons 2 (1)); King’s College, London (1994 LLM International Business law); College of Law, London (1995 LPC).

Leisure

Keen amateur athlete taking part in Triathlons and running.


London: Insurance

Personal injury: claimant

Within: Leading individuals

Charles Edwards - Stewarts Law LLP

Within: Personal injury: claimant

Stewarts Law LLP is 'a stand-out PI firm for catastrophic injury nationwide'. Its London practice exclusively acts for adults and children who have sustained severe life-changing injuries, most frequently resulting from amputation, spinal or brain damage. It houses a personal injury team of 'excellent lawyers' that takes on a limited number of high-value cases in order to enhance client care and its efforts to secure the highest settlements for catastrophically injured individuals. Paul Paxton, who specialises in complex brain and spinal cord injuries, heads the department, which also includes Charles Edwards who is 'a very safe pair of hands for high-value claims' arising out of road traffic accidents, accidents at work or in public places. Ben Rogers has particular expertise in spinal injuries and exoskeleton provisions.

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