Ciaran is a Partner who leads the Serious Injury team. He specialises in assisting those who have suffered life changing injuries to the brain (adults and children) and spinal cord. He also act for those who have suffered amputation, severe orthopaedic and brachial plexus injuries. He often advises families following fatal accidents. He also specialises in high value overseas claims throughout the EU especially in The Republic of Ireland. Throughout his career he has also undertaken clinical negligence and professional negligence claims.
He often initially see’s clients at major traumas centres, hospitals or rehabilitation units throughout the country. He also see clients at their homes or if is more convenient, he can arrange an appropriate venue close to their home. He is also able to see clients at Moore Blatch offices in London, Richmond and Southampton and has access to meeting rooms in most major cities. He also has facilities to meet client’s in Dublin by prior arrangement.
Ciaran deal’s with multi-million pound litigation, often following motorbike and road traffic accidents. He also deal with severe accidents in public places and the workplace especially when the HSE are involved. He has excellent connections with major rehabilitation units and is an advocate of early rehabilitation, funded by insurers to benefit his clients.
Currently he is the chair of SEABIF – South of England Acquired Brain Injury Forum and sits on the editorial board of the B21 magazine – for those with brain and spinal cord injury.
He is a Spinal Injuries Association accredited solicitor and undertaken referrals from Child Brain Injury Trust and Headway. He has good connections with hospitals and charities that care for those who have sustained life changing accidents.
Areas of practice:
- Brain injury
- Clinical negligence claims
- Complex personal injury work (both claimant and defendant)
- Professional negligence
- Regulatory work
Professional Associations and Memberships:
- The Law Society
- PEOPIL (Pan European Organisation of Personal Injury Lawyers), Member
- Travel and Tourism Lawyers Association
“Excellent with clients” Legal 500, 2015
“High-value brain and spinal injury claims specialist” Legal 500, 2014
“Ciaran McCabe, ‘punches well above his weight’ and is ‘one to watch’.” Legal 500, 2013
“The tenacious, resilient and determined Ciaran McCabe is recommended”. Legal 500 2012
“Brain and spinal injury specialist.” Legal 500 2011