Founded in 2002, Brian Barr Solicitors are a specialist firm of solicitors whose expertise is chronic pain and serious injury litigation.

Meet The Team at Brian Barr Solicitors

We are expert lawyers specialising in claims involving CRPS, fibromyalgia, chronic pain, serious and catastrophic injury. We are committed to building strong relationships with our clients and providing them with access to the leading experts whose understanding of chronic pain and serious injury is second to none. At Brian Barr Solicitors we will offer you peace of mind throughout the whole process. Funding your case may well be very straightforward through your existing legal expenses cover or our ‘no win, no fee’ scheme.

In any accident or insurance claim, transferring your claim from your current solicitor to Brian Barr Solicitors will be easy and hassle-free. We are a dedicated team who are passionate about helping our clients in a caring, understanding and professional manner. We pride ourselves in providing expert support and advice in your time of need and securing the compensation you deserve.

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Meet the Team

Alex Cohen

Alex Cohen - Director

Alex has successfully concluded many complex personal injury claims, including a number of six-figure settlements.


Phillip Cohen - Director

Phillip qualified as a solicitor in 2006.

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Steven Akerman - Director

Steven has settled claims ranging from less than £10,000 to over £500,000.


Nicky Salt - Solicitor

Nicky qualified as a Solicitor in 2013 after attaining a Distinction in her Legal Practice Course and completing her training contract in a busy firm in North London.

Yehuda Heimann – Paralegal

With a deep rooted fascination for the judicial system, Yehuda joined Brian Barr Solicitors in 2023 as a Paralegal.


Sophie Hill - Paralegal

Sophie is a Paralegal who joined the firm in 2016. As a fibromyalgia warrior herself, Sophie can really put herself in the shoes of our clients.

Sameta Chohan - Paralegal

Sameta works closely with Alex Cohen, assisting clients with claims involving fibromyalgia, CRPS, chronic pain and other serious injury litigation.


Lucie Tighe - Paralegal

Lucie joined the firm in February 2013 and is a paralegal assisting the firm’s solicitors.

Rachael Grundy - Office Manager

Rachael joined the firm in 2016 and has a Level 3 Legal Secretaries Diploma with CiLex.


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