Jonathan Stittle, head of our personal injury department, joined Taylor&Emmet in 1986 and became a partner a year later.
He studied law in Oxford and Chester and has been a member of the Law Society’s personal injury panel since it was formed in 1994.
Whilst improvements in health and safety are aiding the prevention of accidents, Jonathan ensures that when things do go wrong, clients benefit from quality legal advice to aid their recovery. He also attends regular home and hospital visits to make life easier for clients for whom mobility is restricted.
As most who know him are aware, Jonathan is an avid Sheffield United supporter and provides commentary on their matches for the local hospital radio station.
Obtaining awards of over £350k and £100k for clients injured at work, over £300k from the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority for a widow and winning a case for a client after a four day hearing in the County Court.
Awards and endorsemenets
Law Society Personal Injury Panel Member since 1994.
Senior Litigator award from Association of Personal Injury Lawyers.
Legal 500 3rd Tier rating 2014. Described as “Tactically Astute” and “Skilled Negotiator” in 2013.