Julie Donovan Senior Legal Executive

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“I can't thank Julie enough, she surpassed every expectation I had. You are very lucky to have her - she's from the very top drawer!”

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Julie is a Senior Legal Executive with over 18 years of experience in compensation claims

Main area of practice 

She has extensive experience and expertise in pursuing claims for compensation for injuries arising out of road traffic accidents.


Julie helps individuals who have been involved in road traffic collisions through no fault of their own, whether as a driver, cyclist, passenger or pedestrian. Julie has extensive experience in securing compensation for whiplash and other injuries and also to help with clients' rehabilitation and treatment.

Significant experience 

Just a few examples of Julie's work include:

  • Obtaining £8,414 for a 12 month exacerbation injury to back, a fractured tooth and psychological injury as a result of a road traffic accident
  • Successfully recovering £8,000 for whiplash, dental and psychological injuries as a result of a road traffic accident
  • Recovering £12,950 for an old lady who was riding her disabled scooter when a driver reversed his car out of a parking bay, into her path. As a result, she suffered post traumatic stress disorder

“Julie's attention to detail and the information provided through the claims process helped me to make an informed decision on how to proceed at every step - the quality of service was excellent.”

Mrs C, Waterlooville

“All aspects of the service were superb. Julie Donovan was very helpful throughout. Exceptional service - many thanks!!”

Mrs H

“Just wanted to thank Julie Donovan for her hard work, professionalism and result on my compensation case.”

C White

“Many many thanks for all you have done, I will refer your name to all my friends and people I work with.”

Mr M

Julie’s Blog

Removal of white lines – good sense or dangerous?

By now you will all have heard that the Government has said they intend removing the white lines in the middle of roads in parts of the UK.

Careful Christmas driving!

Here we are again! Just eight days until the big day and a mad rush to get all the preparations and presents bought on time!

Who would be at fault in an accident involving a driverless car?

Driverless cars which we are told will reduce the number of car accidents but what happens when there is an accident?

Articles by Julie

Fraudulent whiplash claims


In order to crack down on fraudulent whiplash claims from April a new panel of medical experts will be used that meet quality standards and will be randomly allocated to cases in place and only accredited medical experts will be on the panel.

Latest Mesothelioma decision


Judgment was handed down in the above case last Wednesday following the appeal by the Claimant Mcdonald that the Defendants were not liable to him for damages for exposing him to asbestos.

Distractions whilst Driving


Road Safety Week this year falls on 18-24 November 2013 and the National Charity BRAKE are focusing on distractions whilst driving.

Related Knowledge & Resources

What are the ethical and legal implications of driverless cars and autonomous vehicular technology?

Driverless cars are the future and the Government is preparing for the regulatory challenges ahead. Our expert Oliver Jeffcott explores the ethical and legal implications of driverless vehicles.

Libel versus Limbs

Jack Monroe was awarded damages because of tweets posted by Katie Hopkins in a libel case. Our experts look at the case and compare the damages awarded to someone who has a personal injury claim.

New MIB agreements announced

The MIB have now published a new Untraced Drivers Agreement for England, Scotland and Wales which is due to come into force on the 1st March 2017.

Tips and advice for the winter sports season

The snow sports season is a time for fun but remember to keep yourself safe. Here are some hints and tips to ensure you stay within the laws.

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What to do if you're in a cycling accident

Have you been in a cycling accident? Our guide explains what you need to do before, after and during the accident. Read our guide to ensure you are prepared.

Personal Injury Claims

Our Personal Injury team provides a guide to the different types of claims and the claims process.