Senior litigator joins personal injury team at BL Claims Solicitors

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Oliver Jeffcott, who will be based in the firm’s London office, specialises in high value personal injury cases involving severe brain and orthopaedic injury.

He has particular expertise in cycling cases, representing those who have suffered serious injuries following a collision,

Oliver, who joins BL Claims as an associate, regularly comments on road safety issues in the national press and on his blog

He is accredited as a senior litigator by the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers, and is the co-ordinator of the association’s transport special industry group. He also works with the London Couriers Emergency Fund.

Oliver’s second specialism is in representing survivors of child abuse, with particular expertise in high profile group actions against individual abusers and institutional defendants such as local authorities and youth groups.

He acted for clients in the Goddard Inquiry into historic child abuse cases, including a group of 15 people who alleged abuse by Lord Janner.

David Healy, head of the personal injury team at BL Claims Solicitors, said: “Oliver is established as an articulate and well-regarded voice on issues of road safety for cyclists and is experienced at handling complex claims involving serious injury.

“He also further strengthens BL Claims Solicitors’ existing specialism in child abuse cases. He is a perfect fit for the firm and I am pleased to welcome him to our London team.”

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