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Hugh Potter

Potter Rees Dolan, Serious Injury Solicitors - Manchester

Hugh Potter - Potter Rees Dolan, Serious Injury Solicitors
  • 12 Commercial Street
  • Manchester, Lancashire, UK
  • M15 4PZ

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Practice Areas

Managing Partner and head of the Personal Injury Department. Specialises in mainly brain and spinal cord personal injury cases of the utmost severity, including professional negligence cases. Acted for the Claimant in Wilkinson v Churchill Insurance referred by the Court of Appeal to the ECJ. Settlements include the case of MM with settlement on full liability basis of £25 million.

Professional Memberships

Fellow of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers; Law Society Personal Injury Panel; Forum of Complex Injury Lawyers (FOCIS).


Qualified in 1988; Partner Pannone & Partners 1990; founded Hugh Potter & Company May 1998, becoming Potter Rees Dolan in 2014. 17 fee-earners specialising in catastrophic personal injury and clinical negligence cases.


Born 1962; resides Stockport