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Injury lawyer details for John McQuater

Injury lawyer - Injury lawyer details for John McQuater

Tel: 01302 436346

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Accident at work
Brain injury
Claims against injury lawyers
Clinical negligence
Criminal injuries
Fatal accident
Head injury
Road accident
Spinal cord injury
Trip or slip

Injury lawyer - senior fellow
Brain injury specialist lawyer Clinical negligence specialist lawyer Fatal accidents specialist lawyer

About John McQuater

Partner and Head of Litigation Overview: John has overall responsibility for the personal injury, clinical negligence and employment teams at the firm. He is a solicitor-advocate with rights of audience in the Higher Courts for Civil Proceedings. He is recommended by both Legal 500 and Chambers UK Guide where he is described as maintaining “an excellent reputation in both clinical negligence and personal injury matters”. Law Society Clinical Negligence Accreditation Scheme Member and Law Society Personal Injury Scheme Member. APIL Accredited Clinical Negligence Specialist and APIL Accredited Brain Injury Specialist.  Elected to the APIL executive committee in 2005 and re-elected in 2012. APIL President 2009 to 2010. Further memberships: Forum of Complex Injury Solicitors; Professional Negligence Lawyers Association; Law Management Section of the Law Society; South Yorkshire Medico-Legal Society; Solicitors’ Association of Higher Court Advocates; Editorial Board of the Journal of Personal Injury Law. Past president of the Doncaster and District Law Society and of the Yorkshire Union of Law Societies. Provider of professional training on a range of subjects including: procedure, practice management; occupiers’ liability; contributory negligence; clinical negligence; and evidence, as well as regular updates on developments in the law. Regular speaker at conferences including: APIL Annual Conferences; APIL Clinical Negligence Conferences; and the APIL Catastrophic Injuries Conference. Media work includes the BBC Daily Politics Show, BBC Look North, Radio 4 and local radio. Publications: author of Model Letters for Personal Injury Lawyers and the APIL Guide to Personal Injury Claims Procedure; contributor to the APIL Guide to Clinical Negligence and APIL Personal Injury Law, Practice and Precedents (loose leaf); articles have been published in the Journal of Personal Injury Law, the Solicitors Journal, the New Law Journal, the Legal Executive Journal and The Times. Awards: APIL Newcomer Trainer of the Year 2001; Eclipse Proclaim Claimant PI Lawyer of the Year 2011. Follow John TWITTER - @johnmcquater LINKEDIN -

APIL membership: Honorary life member  - What does this mean?

APIL accreditation: Senior Fellow, Brain Injury Specialist, Clinical Negligence Specialist, Fatal accidents specialist

Other memberships: Headway - The brain injury association, Spinal Injuries Association (SIA), Law Society

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John McQuater
8 Hall Gate
South Yorkshire
Tel: 01302 436346
Injury lawyers - accredited practice