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Personal injury specialist joins firm

We are very pleased to have appointed a further personal injury specialist to our award winning team.

Katrina Elsey joins the firm from national law firm, Irwin Mitchell, where she worked in a large personal injury department.

Katrina has almost 16 years' experience in the legal field and has vast experience in dealing with claims resulting from injuries suffered in public places, in shops and road traffic accidents. Katrina also specialises in handling claims for people who have been injured by dog bites, in sporting accidents, while travelling on aeroplanes, in care homes or while visting beauty salons. She also acts for relatives of those that have been involved in a fatal accident.

She has handled some high profile cases that have attracted the attention of ITV News, BBC Look North, local radio stations and numerous newspapers and magazines.

Atherton Godfrey's senior partner, Don Bird, said: "Our Personal Injury department is recognised nationally for the depth of experience and the complex cases that we regularly handle. We are delighted to welcome Katrina to the firm; she brings with her a wealth of knowledge and skills that will merge well with those already in the team."

Commenting on her appointment, Katrina said: "I am really looking forward to being able to help deliver the personal service that Atherton Godfrey is so well know for, and using my experience to make sure that clients continue to recieve the high standard of legal services that they deserve."

Currently celebrating 37 years in business, Atherton Godfrey is an award winning law firm employing over 120 people.


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