Chronic pain compensation claims

We have developed a reputation in chronic pain claims and can help you to gain access to early and specialist treatment and support.

Chronic pain compensation claims

Chronic pain is defined as a pain lasting longer than three months. Sometimes, chronic pain can occur with no stimulus but usually a traumatic even or accident is the common cause.

The pain can be mild or much more severe and in some instances, can be constant. Experiencing pain like this for prolonged periods of time can have a huge impact on your day to day life; ranging from a mild inconvenience to a complete loss of independence.

Chronic pain claims are particularly complex and specialist. We would always advise you speak to a solicitor who can demonstrate real experience helping clients with chronic pain compensation claims.

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome compensation claims

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) is a long-lasting, severe pain that is usually triggered by an injury and persists for a long period of time.

Unfortunately, many cases of CRPS go undiagnosed or misdiagnosed so it is difficult to say how common this illness is. At CFG Law, we have seen first-hand the huge impact that CRPS can have on a person’s life after an accident and as such, we will help you access specialist experts to help diagnose your illness and implement a bespoke treatment and support programme to help you to get your life back on track.

Fibromyalgia compensation claims

Fibromyalgia is a long-term condition that results in widespread pain all over the body. There are many symptoms of fibromyalgia including:

  • Being more sensitive to pain and pressure
  • Fatigue
  • A feeling of stiffness in the muscles
  • Trouble sleeping
  • Problems with memory and concentration
  • Ongoing headaches

Although there is no definitive answer as to what causes fibromyalgia, it can often be brought on after someone has sustained an injury. Diagnosing the condition can be problematic, so it is not known how many people are suffering from fibromyalgia.

Why choose CFG Law?

We take a different approach. We will listen and understand the needs of the injured person and their family. Our focus is on helping clients access early funding for treatment, support and comprehensive rehabilitation, as well as providing excellent legal advice and guidance every step of the way.


Expert legal representation with over 30 years’ experience and recommended by the Legal 500.


A proactive approach to treatment, rehabilitation and support. Complementing NHS right from the start.


A team approach helping those affected by working together.


Completely independent, acting in your best interests at all times.

How to claim compensation for chronic pain

Claiming compensation for chronic pain can go a long way in aiding the recovery process. Compensation can help fund the costs and expenses incurred as a result of your accident.

If you, or a loved one, have or are currently suffering with chronic pain due to an accident, then the first step is to speak to a specialist solicitor.

Here at CFG Law, we offer FREE no obligation help and advice to everyone. All conversations are confidential and we never sell your details onto third parties.
If you then wish to utilise our expertise after the initial conversation, we will arrange for a visit to your home, or a place more comfortable for yourself.

Here, we will encourage you to speak openly and freely and discuss in greater detail how we can help, the benefits of pursuing a claim with us and the chances of success.

We understand the needs of the injured person and their family. Our aim is to provide full support every step of the way and make the process stress free.

Frequently Asked Questions

If the chronic pain is a direct result of an injury that was not your fault, or even if you are partially to blame, then you may be able to make a claim for compensation.

Although commonly considered to be the end results of a claim, compensation can go a long way towards helping to rebuild peoples’ lives.

At CFG Law, we use the compensation claims process to secure access to early funding, which we put towards support and rehabilitation; helping you towards a speedy and full recovery.

Chronic pain compensation case study

Mrs C tripped on a raised flagstone as she was walking along a pavement. She fell forward onto the pavement with her hands outstretched.

She sustained injury to her right shoulder, left arm and lower back. She developed ongoing problems following her accident, including feelings of dizziness and nausea, as well as ongoing pain and discomfort.

Along with the feelings of nausea and dizziness, she also experienced tinnitus which medical professionals could not diagnose and find cause for. Her neck and shoulder continued to be painful and she experienced nausea on a daily basis.

We got a referral for Mrs C to see a pain specialist to help with her symptoms and the management of these and helped her to claim £20,000 in chronic pain compensation.

“What stands out is the care and concern. I receive regular calls to find out how I’m doing and how my pain is.” L.G.

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