We have recently represented a young woman in a civil case stemming from the severe sexual abuse she suffered as a young child at the hands of a Ministerial Servant of the Jehovah's Witnesses. Our client was awarded £275,000 in the UK's first ever successful civil claim against the Jehovah's Witnesses. The BBC reported on this case.
St Bede's College, Manchester
We have acted for multiple claimants in relation to sexual abuse they suffered while pupils at St Bede's College during the 1950s and 1960s.
Independent and Public Schools
We currently act for numerous victims of sexual abuse suffered while pupils at several prestigious independent and public schools, including the Winterfold House School, The Oratory School and Brambletye School. To find out more, click here.
We have successfully brought a claim against the Verona Fathers for sexual abuse suffered at Mirfield Junior Seminary, securing significantly higher damages for our client than other claimants pursuing similar claims against the same defendant. This case was covered by the Guardian - to find out more, click here.
We successfully pursued a claim against the Redemptorist Order for our client who was abused as a young boy, securing a settlement of £60,000.
Irish Christian Brothers
We represented a victim of historic sexual abuse, which took place nearly 40 years ago and successfully settled his claim against the Irish Christian Brothers.