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Geraldine McCool


Company
Irwin Mitchell Profile

Address
Bauhaus, Rossetti Place, 27 Quay Street, Manchester, M3 4AW

Telephone: 01618288074

Specialisation

Aviation crashes- Commercial and Military
Claims against the Ministry of Defence
Spinal Injury and Brain Injury
Geraldine was named as one of the 20 Lawyers of the last 20 years in the Lawyer Magazine 20th Anniversary issue December 2007.

Cases

Piper Alpha Oil Rig Disaster 1988
Pan Am Bombing Lockerbie 1988
British Midland Crash at Kegworth 1989
Chinook Helicopter Crash North Sea 1986
World Trade Centre September 2001 (pro bono)
Death of Matty Hull in Friendly Fire in Iraq (pro bono)

Membership

Member of the Association for American Justice - (Aviation Section)
Royal British Legion Solicitors Referral Panel
Civil Litigation Committee of the Law Society 1993-1995
Member of Military and Brain Injury Special Interest Groups of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers
Law Societys Personal Injury Panel

Career Overview

Cheshire Woman of the Year 2003
President of the Manchester Law Society 2002-2003
Mediator in Personal Injury in Court of Appeal (pro bono) 1999-2003
Chairman of the Young Solicitors Group of England and Wales 1993-1994

News

The Forum of Complex Injury Solicitors (FOCIS) Response to the Vnuk Consultation
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Richard Grand passes away of natural causes
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Introduction to the Response by FOCIS to the Discount Rate Questionnaire
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