A Guide To Choosing A No Win No Fee Solicitors Covering The London Area
At No Win No Fee Expert we believe that if you were injured in an accident which was not your fault or due to the actions of another person, you should be able to make a personal injury claim without having to worry about the cost of doing so. That is why we are proud to help people across London to be able to take legal action without them needing to worry about the costs of doing so.
Our panel of no win no fee solicitors covering London help people to make a variety of different personal injury claims in Greater London and the surrounding areas. From no win no fee solicitors covering consumer law to those helping people claim compensation for accident at work, whatever the circumstances in which you were hurt, we could help you.
To find no win no fee solicitors covering West London, South London, East London and North London, get in contact with our team today. Call us on 0800 073 8802 to find out how we could help you make your no win no fee personal injury claim.
How Do No Win No Fee Solicitors Covering London Work?
If you are reading this guide you may be looking for answers to questions such as ‘how do no win no fee solicitors work’, ‘how much do solicitors charge for no win no fee’ and ‘what happens if you win a no win no fee case’. Before we look at the different circumstances in which you could claim compensation, we shall answer these three questions.
How do no win no fee solicitors work?
If you are making a claim under a no win no fee agreement you will work with a solicitor without needing to pay any legal fees or other costs at the start of the claims process.
How much do solicitors charge for no win no fee?
Whilst fees and charges could vary between different solicitors they are capped at a maximum of 25% of the compensation awarded.
What happens if you win a no win no fee case?
If you win your claim it means that you will have been awarded a settlement for damages from the defendant. You will then need to pay the agreed upon fees to your solicitor. This may be collected from your settlement.
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- Whiplash And Road Traffic Accident Claims
- Medical Negligence
- Accidents At Work
- Holiday Accidents
- Criminal Injury Claims & Sexual Abuse
- Other Types Of Accident And Injury Claims In London
- Mis Sold Financial Products
- Tenancy Deposit Claims
- Housing Disrepair
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As the capital of the UK and a major international city, London sees 27 million passenger journeys per day with more than 80% of these being taken on the capitals road network.
Every year thousands of people (over 3,500 in 2017) are affected by road traffic accidents in London, suffering injuries such as whiplash. Unfortunately, car accidents, bus and cyclist collisions, taxi accidents and even pedestrian accidents are all too common on the roads and streets of the capital. You can learn more about the number of people affected by road traffic accidents on the capitals roads each year in this PDF guide from Transport for London.
Whether you are searching for no win no fee solicitors covering West London, or anywhere else across the city, we could help you to make a road traffic accident claim.
Our panel of win no fee solicitors can handle medical negligence claims against hospitals, doctors surgeries, dental practices and NHS Trusts across London. Whether you were harmed by negligent medical care provided by the NHS or the private sector, we could help you.
If you were subjected to substandard and harmful medical care you could claim compensation. Whilst claiming compensation may not be able to restore your health to its state prior to your injury or illness, it can help to restore your financial position and provide for your future if necessary. Medical negligence is a very wide ranging area of personal injury law. Personal injury lawyers could help you in circumstances such as:
- Amputation negligence.
- Sepsis and blood borne illnesses.
- Midwife negligence and other birth related injuries.
- Errors in general surgery.
- Errors in cosmetic surgery.
- Dental negligence claims.
- GP negligence claims.
- Claims for negligent treatment by hospitals.
For additional no win no fee legal advice about how to make a claim for medical negligence, see this guide.
There are many reasons for which you may need to contact no win no fee solicitors covering London for employment related and accident at work claims. As well as being able to help you to claim compensation if injured in a workplace accident, we could also provide further advice if you have been dismissed following an accident at work in which you were injured. We could also help you to better understand what legal responsibilities your employer has to keep you safe and free from harm in the workplace, and we could help to put your mind at ease if you are worried about the effects of making a compensation claim against your employer may have on your workplace situation.
Your injuries do not need to be severe in order for you to seek damages from your employer or their insurers. Even if you sustained more minor levels of injury you could still have a valid compensation claim.
Our panel of experts includes no win no fee employment solicitors covering east London, no win no fee employment solicitors covering west London, no win no fee employment law solicitors covering London in general. You can learn more about workplace accident claims in our guide.
Each year millions of holidaymakers travel across the UK and abroad to take their summer breaks. For the vast majority of these people the trip will go well, but for some, their holiday will end in injury or illness caused by an accident which was not their fault.
When taking a holiday you may be travelling in the UK or abroad by various methods of transport such as airplanes, long distance trains (such as Eurostar) or coaches. You may also use airport and hotel transfers as part of your journey. On any of these journeys you could experience an accident, from one which happens whilst you are at the airport to tripping up on a plane. You could also be injured when staying at a hotel in the UK or at a hotel or resort abroad.
There is stringent legislation in place to protect holidaymakers whom are holidaying in the UK or have booked through a package holiday, ensuring that they are fully compensated in the event that they are avoidably injured or find that something goes wrong with their holiday.
No win no fee solicitors covering London could assist with claims for:
- Accidents at hotels in the UK and abroad.
- Airport accidents.
- Airline accident claims.
- Train accidents including international services such as Eurostar.
- Package holiday accidents.
You could find out more about when you could make a holiday accident claim by talking to a member of our team.
As well as civil matters, solicitors for no win no fee claims could also help you to claim compensation if you have been the victim of a criminal injury or of sexual abuse. If you have been the victim of a violent crime and sustained either mental trauma or physical injury, you could possibly claim criminal injuries compensation.
Criminal injury compensation claims can be many for many different injuries. Thus injuries must meet a minimum level and less serious injuries may not be awarded compensation. If you have sustained three (or more) less serious injuries – bruises or cuts, you could be able to make a claim for multiple minor injuries.
Your criminal injury, abuse or sexual abuse needs to have been reported to the police in order for you to make a claim. There is also a shorter two year period in which to start and make a claim. If you suffered historical sexual abuse this time limit may be different if the abuse has only now been reported to the police.
In addition to the various types of accidents noted above which you could claim compensation for, there are other types of accidents for which you could claim compensation.
Another of the most common types of accident for which you may wish to claim compensation are slips, trips, and falls. This type of accident could happen in almost any location and could be related to other types of claim, such as accidents in the workplace or in public places. You can learn more in our guide here.
Accidents which have happened in public places such as when walking down the street, when in a shop, at the gym or in a swimming pool could also be claimed for if you can show that the owner of operator of that space acted in a negligent way.
Accidents involving children or those who are otherwise unable to take legal action on their own behalf could also be handled by a no win no fee solicitors covering London if you are eligible to act on behalf of the person affected.
To find out more about other types of accident claims you could make and to check you are within the personal injury claims time limit, please speak to our team.
You may have had a financial product mis sold to you if you have experienced any of the circumstances described here.
If you were given advice which was either unsuitable for you or if you were badly advised, you may claim compensation if you have been affected by it financially. You could also claim compensation if you were not fully aware and informed of the risks which taking out or using this financial product involved. Similarly, if you were not provided with all of the necessary information about a financial product and took out the wrong product for you, you may be able to claim compensation. You could also be able to claim if you were not properly informed about any fees or charges associated with the product. There may also be grounds to claim compensation if you were pressured into taking a particular product which was not right for you. It is vital to note that in order to be able to make a financial mis selling claim you must have suffered in a financial way.
If your landlord failed to return your deposit at the end of your tenancy you could claim the deposit back from them in addition to compensation from the landlord. This type of claim could be made against either your landlord or the rental agent, it will be against whomever has not returned your deposit when it should have been, and who has subsequently broken the rules.
As part of making a compensation claim, you could claim for between one and three times the deposit which you paid to the landlord. Circumstances in which you could make a tenancy deposit claim include:
- Where your landlord did not place your deposit into a protection scheme within 30 days / one month of payment.
- Provide you with information about where and how your deposit has been protected within 30 days.
- Where your landlord did not protect your deposit through the entire tenancy.
If your rented home has fell in to disrepair and your landlord has failed to correct this you may have grounds to pursue a claim for compensation.
There are several things which you could claim compensation for as well as immediate financial losses and impacts on you.
You could claim compensation for damage which has been caused to your belongings and property including compensation for the destruction of your property which was directly caused by the repairs not having been carried out.
You could claim compensation if you have had to spend additional money because of the disrepair which has not been addressed by your landlord. If your domestic bills were higher as a result of disrepair, you could claim compensation.
In such instances, you will need to keep evidence of the damage having been caused, such as bills or receipts. You may also be able to claim compensation if you were inconvenienced or faced disruption due to the housing disrepair. This could include compensation for not having proper use of your home. You could also be compensated for any ill effects to your health.
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If you have been the victim of an accident in London, in addition to making a personal injury claim, you may also need to contact other organisations either for immediate emergency support, healthcare services, or to report your accident.
Below you can find details of services which may be of help to you at this time.
Doctors We Work With In London
Our panel of no win no fee solicitors covering London work with a panel of doctors across Greater London and around the UK to carry out any medical tests and assessments necessary in helping you to make a successful personal injury claim.
37th Floor Canary Wharf,
One Canada Square,
173-177 Euston Road,
Stratford Clinic Medigold Consultancy,
3rd Floor Room 15,
The Royal Free Hospital
This is the largest single hospital in Greater London by number of patient beds.
The Royal Free Hospital
Barts Health NHS Trust
Barts Health NHS Trust is the largest NHS Trust providing services to 2.6 million people in East London. The Trust operates St Bartholomew’s Hospital, The Royal London Hospital, Mile End Hospital, Newham University Hospital and Whipps Cross University Hospital.
Pathology and Pharmacy Building,
The Royal London Hospital,
80 Newark Street,
Greater London Authority
If you were injured due to a defective pavement, a pothole or other injury due to lack of maintenance in publicly owned spaces, a council may be responsible.
More London Riverside,
Contacting city hall: www.london.gov.uk/about-us/contacting-city-hall-and-mayor-0
If you have been attacked or assaulted, were abused, have been injured in a hit-and-run or were the victim of sexual assault, contact the Metropolitan Police force in London to report what has happened to you.
New Scotland Yard