Job Title

Associate Solicitor within the accident team in the Glasgow office.

About Joel

Joel deals with accidents at work, road traffic accidents and public liability claims in the Court of Session, the Specialist Personal Injury Court and Sheriff Court.

Joel joined Thompsons as a trainee to work within the accident team at the beginning of 2013. Prior to this he worked as a paralegal for three years within the Equal Pay department at Thompsons Solicitors in Newcastle.

He prides himself on being entirely approachable and having a strong commitment to achieving the best possible outcome for his client in each case. Joel says that he finds it immensely rewarding and a privilege to be in a role which often helps people rebuild their lives following extremely tragic and difficult experiences. He is passionate about making the roads, workplaces and public spaces safer for everyone and in holding those who have been negligent to account.

What Clients Say About Joel

"Joel has been a God send. Always there to help in any way he could, his advice was always welcome. The amount of money he secured for me will ensure that I have some savings and a little luxury."  Bruce Findlay.

"I would just like to say that your services have been very helpful. I am more than pleased with this company and would highly recommend you in the future. Everything that you dealt with from start to finish, things were dealt with in a professional manner. I would like to thank Joel & Patrick for all their time and effort."  Jule Passmore.

"I found Joel Shaw to be most helpful and he did all he could do to get me my compensation for my accident at work.  I would like to take this opportunity to say a big thank  you to him and his team.  Many thanks Joel."  J Kilday


2:1 LLB Hons at Edinburgh University in 2007 and Diploma from Edinburgh University in 2009

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Telephone number: 0141 433 7790

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