About Vashti Prescott
Name: Vashti Norman
Job Title: Solicitor – Senior Personal Injury (International Law)
Office: Irwin Mitchell - London
Direct Dial: 0207 399 0958
Current: Working on the Group Litigation action brought by 81 victims of the Tunisia Terrorist attack in Sousse, June 2015 against TUI UK Limited. Ths is the first group litigation action brought in history against a Tour Operator arising from the actions of terrorist activity. The claim involves 22 fatal accident claims and over 50 serious injuries claim including loss of limb.
Expertise: Serious Personal Injury Claims including claims involving multiple fractures, brain injuries, spinal injury with life changing effects.
Career: Started doing personal injury claims in 1990. Qualified as a Solicitor in July 1997. Head of Insurance Litigation at Lyons Davidson Solicitors and Partner in charge of the New Malden Office (1999 – 2006). Managing and founding Partner of Secure Law Cardiff – 2006 – 2008. Head of Litigation New Law (2008 – 2012). In latter years I have focused on developing a more hands on role with Clients as opposed to a Management role. My focus has been on higher value claims and more serious injuries which have had serious and life changing effects on Claimants.
Interests: Cooking and Travelling. Used to be a keen runner having run the London Marathon and several half Marathons.
Memberships: Law Society Personal Injury Accredited Solicitor
Senior Litigator Status with Association of Personal Injury Association (APIL)
ADR & CEDR Accredited Mediator
Member of Civil Mediation Council
Past Member of Pan European Organisation of Personal Injury Lawyers (PEOPIL)
Qualified Notary Public.