Ian is a partner who heads up the Oxford Personal Injury team and the firm’s team of spinal injury specialists. His main areas of expertise include catastrophic injury work, especially spinal cord injury claims resulting in paralysis or partial paralysis. He also specializes in fatality claims.
“I never cease to be impressed by how positive and spirited my clients are, often in the face of extreme adversity. For me it’s all about securing settlements that enable my clients to achieve maximum independence and quality of life, now and in the future, regardless of the severity of their injury”
Ian is independently recognised as a “leader in his field” by Chambers Legal Directory. Their independent research stated, “Ian Carrier is admired for his considerable experience of high-value spinal injury cases.”
Ian sits on the national committee of the Motor Accident Solicitors Society (MASS) and has been a regional chairman since 2008. He is also a committee member of the Bodily Injury Claims Management Association (BICMA), which promotes quality of life for accident victims through early rehabilitation.
Ian is a regular lecturer and contributor to professional associations, such as Thames Valley Police Family Liaison Officers and Citizens Advice Bureau.
Ian qualified as a Solicitor in 1996 and became a partner in Marshall & Galpin Oxford in 2004. He joined Withy King as a Partner following the two firm’s merger in September 2008.
Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL)
Oxford Medico-Legal Society
Motor Accidents Society
Bodily Injury Claims Management Association (BICMA)
Spinal Injuries Association