Tag Archives: Personal Injury

Wealthflow LLP – Principal Sponsor of Clinical Negligence Conference 2019

Wealthflow LLP – Principal Sponsor of Clinical Negligence Conference 2019

Extremely excited to confirm Wealthflow’s sponsorship of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) annual residential Clinical Negligence Conference 2019 running in Brighton in October. https://www.apil.org.uk/training/apil-annual-residential-clinical-negligence-conference-2019 The Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) has been fighting for the rights of injured people for over 25 years. A not-for-profit campaign organisation, APIL’s 3,300 member lawyers (mainly solicitors, […]

Managing Your Financial Settlement

Managing Your Financial Settlement

Experiencing personal injury, whether through an accident, illness or medical negligence, is usually unexpected and takes a toll both physically and mentally. The priority has to be for the injured person and their family to gain access to local support, medical care and rehabilitation as soon as possible. In cases where a claim may be […]

Discount Rate: Medical Negligence / Catastrophic Injury Awards

Maintaining a longer-term perspective makes the volatility easier to handle

An unexpectedly large change to the discount rate, which determines compensation payments for those suffering life-changing injuries, has thrown the insurance markets and their legal advisers into disarray. Campaigners have long been arguing for changes to the ‘Ogden rate’, the mechanism allowing courts to fairly price catastrophic injury compensation payments to support pursuers financially throughout […]

Joined-up thinking

Clients are benefiting from the fact that, as a result of the Legal Services Act, chartered financial planners and solicitors are working increasingly as one joined-up solution. Among the options now permitted by the Act is the multi-disciplinary firm in which solicitors and other professionals combine to provide joined-up client services. A few have already done […]

Protecting Futures

Edinburgh-based Wealthflow is refocusing to cater for families with specialist care needs. From April 2014, the firm, which advises clients who come into sudden wealth, such as lottery winners, will take on only families requiring specialist care. Duncan Glassey (pictured), principal at Wealthflow, said the company had been dealing with an increasing number of clients […]