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You Shouldn’t Have To Pay For Someone Else’s Mistake

If your employee is off work after an accident that isn’t their fault this can cause untold problems for you and your business. At the very least, you may want to do the right thing by your valued staff member and ensure that they are paid during any time off - but you should protect [...]

By |2019-09-11T14:42:39+01:00September 11th, 2019|Articles, Media, News|0 Comments

JMK Solicitors Launch Student Prize at Queens

Pictured L-R: Olivia Meehan (Legal Services Director, JMK Solicitors), Ted Jensen (Outreach Officer, Widening Participation Unit at Queen’s), Professor Robin Hickey (Head of School of Law at Queen’s), Sorcha Mac Laimhin (Development Manager, Development & Alumni Relations Office at Queen’s). JMK Solicitors, Northern Ireland’s leading Personal Injury and Road Traffic accident law firm, have launched [...]

By |2019-09-05T11:02:00+01:00September 5th, 2019|Articles, News|0 Comments

£400k Settlement After Workplace Accident

JMK Solicitors, Northern Ireland’s No.1 Personal injury law firm, have recently achieved a £400,000 settlement for a client after they suffered a very serious injury at work. The client sustained a devastating injury to their left hand, after having it crushed by a conveyor belt. The client suffered traumatic amputation at the scene of their [...]

By |2019-08-08T11:37:12+01:00August 8th, 2019|Articles, News, Recent Success Stories|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, 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 some advisable steps to take for safety reasons and to help reduce any possible financial loss to yourself. What should [...]

By |2019-07-19T12:17:13+01:00July 19th, 2019|Articles|0 Comments

Roundabout collision – Am I at fault?

Road traffic collisions on roundabouts can often cause disputes between drivers and at JMK Solicitors we have assisted many clients successfully recover compensation in these cases.  To help other motorists we have developed this useful guide. We explain: how to best navigate a roundabout, what to do if you have a collision and the main [...]

By |2019-07-03T10:27:34+01:00July 3rd, 2019|Articles|0 Comments

JMK Solicitors MD Awarded Industry Fellowship

The managing director of Northern Ireland’s leading personal injury law practice, JMK Solicitors, has been recognised with a prestigious industry accolade. Maurece Hutchinson has been awarded a Fellowship from the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers. The Association is a UK wide organisation with over 3,200 lawyer members. Maurece is one of only three Northern Ireland [...]

By |2019-06-10T11:26:29+01:00June 10th, 2019|Articles, News|0 Comments

JMK welcomes increased bereavement compensation

JMK Solicitors have welcomed an announcement by the Department of Justice (DOJ) that statutory bereavement damages will increase from £14,200 to £15,100 on 1st May 2019. Where a death has been caused by another person’s negligence, there is a statutory right for the deceased person’s dependants to claim for damages, for example, for the deceased [...]

By |2019-04-30T12:57:06+01:00April 30th, 2019|Articles, News|0 Comments

Top Tips if you are involved in a road accident with an animal

When the other party is on 4 legs instead of 4 wheels what should you do? Every year we deal with numerous cases where a vehicle has been in an accident caused by animals such as cows, sheep and horses as well as by domestic pets like cats and dogs. This is often a misunderstood [...]

By |2019-03-22T11:56:35+01:00March 8th, 2019|Articles, News|0 Comments

JMK Staff choose Air Ambulance as charity of the year

Staff from JMK Solicitors have chosen to support Air Ambulance Northern Ireland (AANI) as their 2019 charity of the year. Staff visited the AANI base on 12th February to launch the partnership and find out more about the charity. Maurece Hutchinson, Managing Director of JMK Solicitors said “Each year our staff nominate a charity to [...]

By |2019-02-18T12:50:27+01:00February 18th, 2019|Articles, Charitable Events, News|0 Comments

JMK top NI personal injury law firm for 5th year

L-R: JMK Solicitors are Northern Ireland’s No. 1 Personal Injury firm for 5th year in a row. Pictured are Maurece Hutchinson, Managing Director, Jonathan McKeown, Chairman and Olivia Meehan, Legal Services Director. JMK Solicitors have once again retained their No.1 position as the leading personal injury law firm in Northern Ireland for the fifth consecutive [...]

By |2019-01-31T15:52:42+01:00January 31st, 2019|Articles, News, Recent Success Stories|0 Comments