Alastair is the owner and Executive Chairman of specialist serious injury business CFG Law. Passionate about the law and about supporting injured people, Alastair believes that working together with those around the injured person is vital in ensuring the best possible outcome.
Richard joined CFG Law in 2016 as Chief Executive Officer. Prior to joining the team, Richard gained extensive experience working in the legal and financial services sectors.
Wayne is head of IT and Business Improvement and is a member of our Senior Leadership Team. With vast experience as a senior leader in IT and change management, Wayne’s role is to set the strategy and direction for our technology, transformation and improvement of our operational processes.
Helen is head of people and culture at CFG Law and is also a member of our Senior Leadership Team. Leading a small team, Helen is responsible for developing and delivering our People and Culture Strategy, which includes learning and development, policies and procedures, recruitment and colleague engagement in respect of our core values, ambition and purpose.
Daniel’s primary role is to manage and support a commercially focussed and fully compliant accounts team, and to oversee all the firm’s finance functions.
Nicola is a Partner and Head of Business Risk and Compliance at CFG Law and has long been one of our dedicated client champions. Having joined the team as a Solicitor back in 2000, she has gone from strength to strength and is now one of our most trusted employees.
David is a Partner and Head of Court of Protection at CFG Law. Having joined the team in 2020, David has a wealth of experience helping people with all aspects of Court of Protection and lasting powers of attorney.
Vicky is a Partner and Joint Head of our Cheadle Office, after joining CFG Law in January 2016. She has as over 11 years’ experience, including extensive experience of handling complex and catastrophic serious injury claims, with a record of securing 6 and 7 figure settlements for her clients.
Emily is a Partner and Joint Head of our Cheadle Office, with over 19 years experience in serious and catastrophic injury claims. Her expertise in dealing with life-changing injury claims means Emily always maintains high levels of client care and builds trusting relationships with clients to support them and their family fully.
Matt is a Partner and Head of our Manchester Office, and is part of our serious and catastrophic injury team. He has over 22 years’ experience helping people to claim compensation, often with complex and challenging issues.
Hannah is a Partner and Head of our Fornham Office. She has helped children and adults after traumatic brain injuries, amputation and spinal cord injuries and those who have sustained psychiatric injuries as a result of an incident.
Katie is a Partner at CFG Law and joined the Manchester team in 2021, specialising in supporting people after life-changing injuries, including brain injuries, spinal, complex orthopaedic, amputations and supporting bereaved families after fatal collisions.
Siobhan is a Partner at CFG Law, after joining the team in 2021. She has vast experience supporting clients and their families after a catastrophic injury, including spinal injuries, brain injuries, amputations and complex multiple fractures.
Emma started her career at CFG Law back in 1994 and has remained a firm advocate ever since. She has gone from strength to strength in the business, whilst always keeping her integrity to provide very high levels of client care.
Michelle is a Senior Associate Solicitor at CFG Law and joined us in 2007. Having started her career here as a Trainee Solicitor, Michelle’s way of working encompasses what CFG Law is all about – putting clients’ needs first.
Katie is an Associate Solicitor at CFG Law, having joined the team in 2017. She has over 9 years’ experience dealing with clients who have suffered head, spinal and complex orthopaedic injuries after an accident.
Emma is a Senior Associate Solicitor at CFG Law, having joined the team in 2017. Before joining the firm, Emma worked in the Serious Injury team for a large city centre firm but was lured in by the charm of CFG Law!
Natasha is a Senior Associate Solicitor at CFG Law and brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the team. Her drive in working as a serious injury solicitor is to support individuals whose lives have been affected by a life-changing injury and her passion is to try to get them back to the best possible position she can.
Ashwini understands that choosing a serious injury solicitor happens when someone’s world has been turned upside down, and she assists clients and their families to access early support and intervention, helping them to achieve their best outcome and lead a fulfilled life.
Faye is a Business Intelligence Analyst at CFG Law. Having worked for the Practice for many years, Faye has developed many years’ experience in personal injury law.
Feedback from previous clients has praised the support Jonathan has provided throughout the litigation, his approachable nature and his personal knowledge and understanding of catastrophic injury.
Christopher is an Associate Solicitor at CFG Law and joined the team in 2019. Christopher has over 10 years’ experience in helping people after serious injury. He enjoys working in personal injury as he has a desire to make a positive difference for people and their families who have been affected by injury.
Celia is a Solicitor at CFG Law with many years experience in personal injury claims. Her compassionate and understanding personality is a true asset to the company.
In November 2018, Sukwinder joined CFG Law as a Solicitor and was quickly promoted to Associate Solicitor, taking the lead with the management of cases and people.
Gareth is a Chartered Legal Executive at CFG Law with over 13 years’ experience working within personal injury. Gareth has experience of working for both Claimants and Insurers, leaving him with tactical knowledge of Insurance companies and Defendant personal injury firms, which can be very beneficial to his clients.
Sarah is an Associate Solicitor and joined the firm in January 2015. Her friendly and empathetic nature shines through and her clients are always put at ease when talking to her about their claim.
Through his work on catastrophic injury cases, Daniel regularly liaises with medical professionals from the earliest stage to ensure that his clients receive early treatment and support, enabling them to achieve the very best recovery outcomes.
Nigel is an Associate Solicitor at CFG Law and brings with him over 30 years’ experience. Specialising in serious, life-changing injuries including brain injury, amputation, spinal injury and fatal collisions.
Philip is an Associate Solicitor at CFG Law, having joined the team in 2020. He has over 17 years’ experience helping people who have sustained injury, helping them to claim the compensation they deserve.
Tim is an Associate Chartered Legal Executive at CFG Law, with extensive experience in personal injury claims. Tim has worked supporting people after injury for over 30 years and has particular expertise in supporting people after accidents at work, resulting in life-changing injuries.
Louise has expertise in handling severe traumatic brain injuries, involving both adults and children, and complex orthopaedic injuries as a result of road traffic collisions.
Sarah has vast experience helping and supporting people after life-changing injuries, including amputations, complex orthopaedic, spinal cord and brain injuries.
Viola is a Client Support Manager at CFG Law and has extensive experience working as a registered Social Worker. Viola qualified as a Social Worker in 2012 and has worked in a variety of teams and roles bringing extensive knowledge and skills underpinned with professionalism, leadership, values and ethics.
With extensive experience working as an Occupational Therapist, Gill has worked in a number of roles supporting people after catastrophic, life-changing injuries.
Caroline’s role at CFG Law is to assess the needs of our clients who have sustained life-changing injuries and coordinate support services for them and their families.
Chloe is a Solicitor at CFG Law and joined the team in 2019. Chloe was interested in pursuing a career in serious injury, as she wanted to help vulnerable people who have suffered life-changing injuries. She is passionate about building relationships with injured people and their families and providing support to them in their time of need.
Diane works closely with our head of Court of Protection to support vulnerable clients who have lost capacity.
April is a Solicitor at CFG Law, having joined us in 2018. April shows an impressible enthusiasm for the ethos of CFG Law and the approach to helping clients from day one. April believes it is important to provide regular updates to clients and communicate with them throughout the process.
Sarah is a Solicitor at CFG Law and joined the team in 2021. Working as part of our team in Bury St Edmunds, Sarah supports clients with life-changing injuries after accidents at work, occupiers’ liability and road traffic collisions.
Rebecca has experience in supporting people after serious, life-changing injuries, supporting them to rebuild their lives with access to treatment and rehabilitation.
With a wide variety of experience in personal injury, Uzma has also helped clients with public liability, occupiers liability and product liability claims
Nicholas is a Trainee Legal Executive at CFG Law and has been with the firm since 2013. As part of the serious injury team, Nicholas is a valued asset to both CFG Law and our clients.
Erin is a Trainee Solicitor at CFG Law and joined the team in 2019. Erin became interested in pursuing a career in law from a young age, and this comes from the desire to help people access and fight for justice, often when they are in a vulnerable situation.
Lucy is a Trainee Solicitor at CFG Law and joined the team in 2019. She has previous experience in helping people affected by industrial disease, as well as asylum law. Through this work, Lucy acquired a real passion for helping vulnerable people and developed an interest in helping people who have been wrongly injured.
Rachel is a Trainee Solicitor at CFG Law, having joined the team in 2019. Rachel enjoys working in serious injury and being able to help clients after life-changing injuries. She looks at all aspects of a client’s life to make sure they are cared for and provides much-needed support to them and their family.
Carly is a Paralegal at CFG Law and has worked for the firm for over 6 years. She always strives to be friendly and sympathetic with her clients and to understand the problems they may be facing after their accident – whether it is in relation to their injuries or other issues such as financial problems.
Diane is a Litigation Executive at CFG Law, specialising in assisting in high-value claims for people who have sustained life-changing injuries. She has experience helping clients after accidents at work and public liability claims, as well as claims arising after road traffic collisions.
Having previously worked in a healthcare setting, Rhea has experienced first-hand how physical and mental injuries can lead to devastating and life-altering consequences. This experience gave Rhea a passion for pursuing a career to help those affected by serious injury.
Nadia is passionate about helping people after serious injuries. She understands how client's needs may change quickly and adapts to deal with any issues that may arise.
Having studied Tort law at university, Anjali was interested in developing a career supporting people to claim compensation after they have sustained injuries.
Megan joined us as a paralegal in 2021, having previously undertaken work placements with the firm. Due to this experience, Megan developed a passion for helping people and pursuing a career in personal injury.
Lisa is a legal assistant and works in our Bury St Edmunds office. Lisa’s role is to provide secretarial and legal support to our fee earning team.
Jessica is a legal assistant and provides support across our fee earning team dealing with day to day tasks assigned on the case management system.
Keeley is a legal assistant and is part of the team providing support and assistance to our fee earners across the whole business.
Pauline works in our legal assistant team, assisting fee earners across the business with legal and secretarial support.
Elaine is an Executive Assistant at CFG Law and her role is to provide a comprehensive and efficient administrative and executive secretarial service to our CEO and Executive Chairman.
Managing change and enabling colleagues to embrace any new procedure is key to Wayne’s role, ensuring change happens in a positive and constructive way by all colleagues.
Barrie is a technical support analyst with over 14 years experience in the Legal IT sector and works in our IT and business improvement team. Barrie is the single point of contact for any IT related issues or queries at CFG Law and provides IT support and services across the business.
Jessica is our people and culture advisor and provides day to day support to colleagues and our people and culture team. This includes an active role in colleague recruitment and promoting our colleague brand, maintaining the HR system, supporting our head of people and culture in delivering our strategy, and acting as the first point of contact for supervisors and colleagues on HR matters.
Lauren is our case management system analyst. As part of her role, Lauren develops and implements any identified improvements to our system and ensures these are integrated efficiently and with minimal impact on the business.
Mark is head of partnerships, marketing and communications, and is also a Senior Leadership Team member. Mark oversees all of our partnerships, marketing and communication activities, ensuring a clear brand message throughout and protecting our purpose and values.
Emma is an associate and brand and communications executive at CFG Law. Emma’s role is to assist in developing and delivering full internal and external communications, marketing and development plans for the business.
Philip’s role is to manage our digital marketing activities and strategies directed at securing new business and raising brand awareness in the marketplace.
Steve is involved in all of our business development activities and relationships and helps to develop and deliver our business development strategies.
Jen is an accounts assistant and works in our finance department, providing day to day support and performing administrative tasks within the accounts team.
Samantha Sheppard's role is varied within the accounts team, from administrative tasks such as processing incoming payments and arranging payment of disbursements and purchase ledger invoices.