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VWV (Veale Wasbrough Vizards)

Work 0117 925 2020
Fax 0117 925 2025

Jan Markland

Work 0117 314 5373
VWV (Veale Wasbrough Vizards)

Work Department

Litigation and Employment




How Can Jan Help You?

Jan has over 20 years experience advising victims of accidents. She has the personal experience to guide you through the claims process to maximise your compensation. She specialises in serious injuries including accidents at work, medical accidents and serious road traffic accidents.

Meeting Your Needs

Jan has dedicated her working career to helping victims of accidents and is passionate to ensure that claimants are treated with respect and concern during the claims process.

She has the skills and expertise to help you through what can be a stressful and difficult time for you and your family. 

What Others Say

'Jan Markland has been wonderful. Not only has she provided exceptional legal advice, but she has also been supportive and caring throughout. I am glad this is over, but I will miss speaking with Jan.' - Personal injury client

Chambers & Partners recommend Jan as a key individual, she is considered 'a stand out at Augustines' and 'highly user friendly and sensible'. Jan is also recognised as 'unflappable – she has a great client manner and handles some of the most difficult cases to run.'

Chambers & Parters also states, 'Jan is recommended by market sources for serious injury claims. Clients praise the high quality of her advice.'

'Not only was her legal practice strong, her understanding of the medical implications of the injury were strong as well.' - Chambers & Partners client quote


Jan is a fellow of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers and contributes to the association's Personal Injury Manual. She is a member of the Bristol Medico-Legal Society.

South West: Insurance

Personal injury: claimant

Within: Personal injury: claimant

VWV advises on serious injuries, road traffic accidents, industrial diseases, workplace accidents, fatal accident claims and professional negligence claims involving personal injury. The firm ‘ensures that their client’s needs are truly at the heart of what they do’. Jan Markland  heads the practice and specialises in cases involving marine and air accidents, stress and pain disorders and fatalities. Jon Webster  focuses on head injury and spinal injury work.Jonathon Peacock  is regarded nationally for high-value catastrophic injury work. His areas of specialism are ‘numerous’ and ‘his strategic and innovative approach to cases benefits all clients he works for’. Recent highlights include settling a claim for a client with a serious brain injury sustained as a baby in a road traffic accident, the claim was settled for over £6m. The firm has ‘a collection of extremely high calibre lawyers who each bring something different to the team’.

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