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JMK still top NI personal injury firm

JMK Solicitors have retained their No.1 position as the top personal injury firm for the third consecutive year, handling more cases locally than any other legal firm. The Belfast and Newry-based legal firm handled a record 1,301 separate personal injury cases in 2016, almost 50% more cases than its nearest competitor, according to figures released [...]

By | 2017-05-12T11:16:12+00:00 March 8th, 2017|Media, News, Recent Success Stories|0 Comments

Planning to buy a new car this year? How will the new vehicle tax rates affect you?

Did you know the way vehicle tax is calculated for new cars will be changing from 1 April 2017? There has been a significant downward trend in vehicle tax in recent years as manufacturers produced vehicles with reduced CO2 emissions which in turn has meant the government vehicle tax income has been falling. That trend [...]

By | 2017-05-12T11:16:12+00:00 February 22nd, 2017|Articles, News|0 Comments

Had a collision with an Uninsured Driver? What should you do?

It is estimated that there could be as many as 30,000 vehicles on Northern Ireland’s roads which are uninsured.  If you are involved in a collision caused by an uninsured or untraced driver, there is no need to panic. JMK Solicitors have acted for many clients in recovering compensation for injury, damage and loss in [...]

By | 2017-05-12T11:16:12+00:00 February 15th, 2017|Articles, News|0 Comments

Planning a trip down South this year? Here is our quick guide to follow if you are involved in a collision.

With many drivers heading south this spring for six nations rugby games in Dublin, events like St.Patrick's Day or even the Wild Atlantic Way, it is worth being prepared on what to do if you have a collision over the border. There are certain things you are required by law to do. There are also [...]

By | 2017-05-12T11:16:12+00:00 February 8th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Legal expert sounds alarm over children’s rights in personal injury claims

JMK Solicitors calls on new Justice Minister to act quickly to put children first One of Northern Ireland’s top personal injury lawyers has called on the Department of Justice to act quickly to ensure that children’s rights are fully protected in claims made following road traffic collisions. The call comes after figures obtained from the [...]

By | 2017-05-12T11:16:12+00:00 December 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

PSNI Bike Safe Wins Motor Cycling award at NI Road Safety Awards sponsored by JMK Solicitors

Northern Ireland's road safety champions were officially recognised on Friday 25th November 2016 for their contribution to helping reduce the incidence of death and injury on our roads. Among the winners recognised for their work at Northern Ireland’s Road Safety Awards 2016 included individuals, organisations and special projects from across the business, voluntary, education, emergency [...]

By | 2017-05-12T11:16:12+00:00 November 28th, 2016|News|0 Comments

JMK Sponsor QUB School of Law Prize

Our Managing Director Maurece Hutchinson had the honour of attending a prize giving ceremony at Queen's University Belfast on Thursday evening. During the event hosted by the School of Law Maurece presented third year law undergraduate Sarah Jayne Coyle with the ‘JMK Solicitors prize’ having achieved the highest marks in her class in her modules [...]

By | 2017-05-12T11:16:13+00:00 November 8th, 2016|News|0 Comments

JMK Solicitors announce 10 new jobs in £1m growth plan

Ambitious Belfast and Newry legal firm to employ 55 staff by end-2016 A thriving Belfast and Newry-based legal company is set to add 10 new staff to its offices in 2016 as part of an ambitious £1m three-year business development plan. JMK Solicitors, Northern Ireland’s top legal advisors in assisting accident victims who have been [...]

By | 2017-05-12T11:16:13+00:00 August 23rd, 2016|News|0 Comments

JMK Solicitors settle multi-million pound medical negligence case

JMK Solicitors were pleased to help the family of a severely injured child reach a settlement totalling just under £3million for injuries caused during labour at a Northern Ireland Hospital which resulted in a debilitating brain injury known as Cerebral Palsy. The case centred on the allegation that the new born suffered injuries from inappropriate handling by a [...]

By | 2017-05-12T11:16:13+00:00 August 18th, 2016|Recent Success Stories|0 Comments

Belfast Cyclist thanks JMK Solicitors

A Belfast cyclist, who suffered a broken collar bone when knocked off his bike, speaks about his experience and how JMK helped him in the aftermath. Mark McMurray has been a keen cyclist for many years and used to travel to work every day on his bike. “When I left university, I lived and worked [...]

By | 2017-05-12T11:16:13+00:00 August 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments