Personal Injury

We’re home to a large of number of barristers who are recognised as leaders in this field; many of whom regularly appear in the Court of Appeal and Supreme Court.

Parklane Plowden is the leading chambers on the North Eastern Circuit for personal injury matters. The set houses unrivalled expertise in the handling of complex injury claims, and its deep bench of experienced barristers has recently been bolstered by the arrival of several new tenants.” –

Chambers & Partners 2021

“Parklane Plowden is a leading chambers in the North and country as a whole, with several stand-out barristers”

“a professional set, and has a wide range of talented barristers in the area of personal injury law. Due to the size and depth of the chambers, it is always able to ensure that a suitably qualified barrister is able to deal with queries, often at short notice.” –

 Legal 500 2022



Personal Injury

Parklane Plowden Chambers has the largest group of specialist Personal Injury barristers of any other chambers on the North Eastern Circuit – providing clients with unrivalled choice to appropriately qualified and experienced barristers who can handle all levels and types of personal injury claims.

Recent winners of Barrister’s Chambers of the Year at the Personal Injury Awards 2021.

Chambers has secured over 30 contracts, service level agreements and fee protocols with a broad range of organisations. Our commitment to providing a high-quality service extends to everything we do – from how we handle your call, to how we treat your clients.

The team are members of a variety of professional associations including: PIBA, BNBA, AvMA and APIL. Chambers and its members are also committed to supporting wider industry groups and charities such as Headway, The Spinal Injuries Association and The Child Brain Injury Trust.

Personal Injury Arbitration Service.

Our Personal Injury Arbitration Service can aid the progression of low to medium value matters and offers an alternative solution to resolving disputes.

This impartial and independent service is an attractive to both parties as it saves both time and money.

Our Personal Injury Arbitration Service is available on all Stage 3, Small Claim and Fast Track matters, specifically:

  • Small Claim Trials
  • Fast Track Trials
  • Disposal Hearings
  • Applications and Procedural Disputes
  • Costs Disputes


Many of our barristers are appointed as Recorders and Deputy District Judges and are therefore experienced in hearing cases of this nature. Papers can, of course, be emailed and all hearings will be conducted remotely via online platforms such as Zoom, Microsoft Teams and Skype for Business (during COVID-19). Cases and hearings can also be dealt with on paper. This service does not preclude the parties from reverting to the court to determine the case.

For all enquires and hearing arrangements please email or call to speak to one of our Civil Clerks on 0113 228 5000.

We are proud of our dedicated and highly experienced team headed by Stuart Jamieson.

Our Personal Injury Barristers

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