Posted 3 years ago by aequitaslegal
Sucheet is the Founder and Senior Partner of the firm. He trained and qualified as a specialist personal injury solicitor in 2001 and has experience in all areas in particular, complex and high value cases. Since 2012 he has not represented any clients in order to allow him to manage, develop and grow the firm. However, he continues to maintain his understanding of the sector attending all training courses and events with the other solicitors and is regularly consulted in high value/complex matters.
Sucheet is the driving force behind the success and vision of the firm. His approach to client service and investment in our team is proven by the awards we have achieved and passion shown by our people. He enjoys developing people by teaching them skills and strategy to be more effective and efficient in their roles. In particular, he mentors the Senior Management Team on individual projects, heling them solve problems to achieve the goals set.
Outside of the firm, Sucheet volunteers his time to the Manchester Law Society as a Council Member. He is a Past President of the Society and a regular contributor as a speaker at events/conferences.
Sucheet also has a passion for technology, being the founder and developer of a mobile app, inCase which helps our firm communicate with clients through a secure platform. This idea has evolved so that now our clients can fully manage their cases through inCase.
Matthew qualified as a Solicitor in 2009 and has worked in the personal injury field ever since, working in most areas of personal injury work. He has substantial experience in dealing with accidents in the workplace and accidents in public. He also heads up the Travel Claims Department which deals with accidents abroad in many areas such as road traffic accidents, package holiday accidents, cruise ship holidays and accidents on an aircraft.
Matthew has worked on and continues to work on claims of significant value. His most memorable settlements have been:
• Accident at work settling for £240,000.00 in which an individual employed as an engineer for Go-Ahead London Buses had his tibia and fibula broken as a result of a bus driver reversing over his leg whilst he was repairing the bus. The individual was left with permanent mobility problems and was unable to return to employment with the company.
• Recovered £50,000.00 for a lady who slipped on ice in the car park of a Co-operative store in Carlisle in which she fractured her right ankle. The Claimant was unemployed at the time of her accident and therefore the vast majority of her damages comprised of damages for personal injury compensation in addition to carer’s and treatment/rehabilitation costs.
• Occupiers claim in which two individuals slipped on foil confetti at an event at Blackpool Tower Ballroom in which one of the individuals suffered a fractured jaw and the other a fractured elbow. The case was disputed close to Trial before a settlement of £29,000 was agreed. Neither of the individuals required time off work, however, they did receive compensation for care they required post-accident in addition to injury.
Matthew is passionate about building a relationship with each of his clients in order to meet their expectations and understand them. having worked at the firm since it was established, his dedication to his work and customer service is unquestionable.
Rachel has over 20 years’ experience in law and prior to moving to Aequitas Legal had been with Pannone Solicitors for fourteen years spending the final five years in the role of a Quality and Supplier Manager.
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