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hudgell solicitors serious injury managers samuel mcfadyen and sarah patten at launch of partnerships with day one trauma support

Hudgell Solicitors donates £10,000 to charity Day One Trauma Support for emergency grants to help families of seriously injured

In the run-up to Christmas a donation of £10,000 has been made to the Leeds based charity Day One Trauma Support by Hudgell Solicitors. The funding will support families during the immediate aftermath of a life-changing serious injury with accommodation so loved ones can remain near to a hospital and to provide clothes for patients […]

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neil hudgell awarded prestigious outstanding contribution at hull live business awards

Neil Hudgell awarded prestigious ‘Outstanding Contribution’ honour at Hull Live Business Awards

Executive chairman Neil Hudgell has been awarded the prestigious ‘Outstanding Contribution’ award at the 2023 Hull Live Business Awards. The honour is only bestowed on those who are considered to have made ‘an immense sustained contribution to business, society and the community across a number of years’. Judges said it is recognition for him ‘making […]

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Newly qualified solicitor boosts Hudgell’s medical negligence team

A newly qualified solicitor has boosted Hudgell’s clinical negligence team and is also following in her family’s legal footsteps. Madelaine Shore has worked on a wide range of personal injury and clinical negligence cases over the last two years, winning praise from her in-house managers, and was admitted by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) on […]

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When a leap of faith pays off!

I have worked in the legal sector for over 17 years and was employed by the same firm for 16 of those years. In October 2022, I took up an opportunity to accept a promotion and to join another law firm. This was such a big decision for me. “Was I doing the right thing? […]

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Public Inquiries and Inquest work recognised as departments and lawyers secure high rankings in 2024 Chambers and Partners legal guide

Hudgell Solicitors’ commitment to righting wrongs on behalf of those who suffer injustice or lose loved ones in tragic circumstances has been recognised in the 2024 edition of a guide which ranks the UK’s leading lawyers and firms. Chambers and Partners has highlighted the work of our growing Public Inquires and Inquests departments, which are […]

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hudgell solicitors are once again hailed for client services in leading legal directory legal 500

Legal 500 2024 rankings: Hudgells’ client care ‘second to none’ and a ‘go to firm for complex inquests and inquiries’

Hudgell Solicitors’ legal teams have once again been hailed for putting clients ‘at the heart of everything they do’ in the latest publication of a leading legal directory. The 2024 Legal 500 Guide describes Hudgells as ‘very much a national firm’ – hailing the ‘maximum severity’ of claims handled by our experienced clinical negligence team […]

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Families of subpostmasters wrongfully convicted or who lost livelihoods in Post Office scandal should also have ‘right to redress’

Relatives of former subpostmasters whose lives were impacted by the Post Office Horizon Scandal should also be considered for compensation, says a solicitor who has helped more than 70 people to have their convictions quashed in the courts. Neil Hudgell, of Hudgell Solicitors, says that having personally witnessed the devastation caused to families in representing […]

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how hudgell solicitors supports subpostmasters in legal cases against post office

Five more former subpostmasters have convictions quashed – but cases reaching court now ‘a trickle’ as hundreds still to come forward

Five more former subpostmasters today had longstanding convictions overturned as cases relating to wrongful Post Office prosecutions continue to be brought before the courts. Almost three years after the first cases were quashed in December 2020, the number of convictions overturned today reached 91. The prosecutions of Therese Gooding, Andrew Gilbertson, Elaine Hood and Amer […]

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hudgell solicitors successfully represented former subpostmasters at the court of appeal in their legal action against the post office

Government urged to release £600,000 compensation offered to former subpostmasters after ‘breaching privacy’

The Post Office Horizon Scandal Podcast Series Hudgell Solicitors’ Post Office Horizon Scandal Podcast series, with Neil Hudgell, is available to listen to now on Spotify. Episode 1 – ‘It was so bad it was unbelievable’ Episode 2 – The impact on lives Episode 3 – Pursuing justice Episode 4 – The £600,000 compensation offer […]

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