Spencers appoints solicitor responsible for winning one of the largest police compensation payments
June 14, 2013 at 5:07 PM
Spencers Solicitors has appointed Emma Melia née Hodson as a senior solicitor to lead a major injury team.
Emma joins Spencers to continue representing catastrophically injured people. One of the largest damages awards Emma has achieved was for over £2.8 million for a police officer serving in the North West Regional Crime Squad in Donachie v Greater Manchester Police ( EWCA Civ 405).
Emma will run a range of maximum severity cases within the complex injury department at Spencers Solicitors.
John Spencer, Director of Spencers Solicitors said:
"Emma brings a wealth of expertise to the role at Spencers Solicitors and will add value for clients through her extensive knowledge and experience. Emma will concentrate on her concern and interest in catastrophically injured people. It's an area where we have a strong base for future growth."
Commenting on her appointment, Emma Melia added:
"I am looking forward to joining Spencers Solicitors. My previous experience will complement that of the Team and further enhance the presence of Spencers in supporting injured people"
Emma's role will commence on 1 July 2013.