Catastrophic injury

Our global team of legal experts includes many of the market leaders in this sector. We work in partnership with our clients to achieve pragmatic, cost-aware and speedy solutions.

Our global team of legal experts have been involved in many landmark cases. We provide advice on the full range of catastrophic personal injuries including brain and psychiatric injury, spinal injury, amputations, fatal accidents, and multiple orthopedic traumas, including cases of utmost severity.

Our expertise ranges across:

  • Periodical payments and indexation
  • Care regimes and impact of statutory funding
  • Rehabilitation management
  • Life expectancy
  • Mental capacity
  • All forms of alternative dispute resolution (ADR), including mediation, evaluation, and round table meetings
  • Test litigation
  • Selection of experts and counsel
  • Pre-litigation assistance.

A toolkit to support every step of the claims journey

At Kennedys we are passionate about innovation and making our clients lives easier. That’s why we’ve created the Kennedys Toolkit. We’ve developed a suite of innovative products that are making the legal process more transparent and straightforward.

Currently available to UK clients, our innovative claims toolkit helps our clients minimise their legal costs, ensuring they’re only using a lawyer when they really need one. Read more about our Kennedys Toolkit or email us at

Feature publication

Claims Handling Law and Practice: A Practitioner’s Guide

An invaluable tool for claims handlers, our new edition gives you practical hints and tips for all key areas of claims handling.

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Our catastrophic injury expertise

Market recognition
  • Legal 500 - UK Awards 2017- Shortlisted- Personal Injury

    Shortlisted - Insurance: Firm (Specialism) of the year - 'Personal injury' (Defendant)

    The Legal 500 UK 2017 Awards