Julie Wilkinson

Brain and Spinal Injury

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Julie Wilkinson

Litigation Executive

Julie has worked in the legal sector for over 30 years and has a wealth of experience dealing with severe brain injury cases.

Brain and Spinal Injury

Switalskis Solicitors Ltd
In the DB Cargo Building
Lakeside Business Park
Carolina Way

Julie assists Mark Hollinghurst, Switalskis’ head of brain and spinal injury department.  She specialises in helping clients who’ve suffered catastrophic and life-changing injuries in claims for compensation, in order to improve the quality of their lives

Julie specialises in brain and spinal injuries for both adults and children arising from all different types of accidents and assaults.

She has expertise in assisting with cases involving minimally conscious clients where there is often a cross-over with parallel Court of Protection proceedings, for example where there are issues about the client’s future residence. 

Julie also assists in claims to the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority relating to serious brain injury from assaults. 

Julie’s additional related positions:

  • Associate Member of CILEX
  • Member of Association of Personal Injury Lawyers.
  • Secretary of Headway Yorkshire East Coast, a branch of the national brain injury association, running events and providing support in Scarborough and the surrounding areas.


Julie is consistently praised by leading counsel and counsel for her excellent level of client care, collating of documentation and attention to detail.

Julie is thanked by judges for her presentation of documentation for hearings.

“Julie is efficient and a pleasure to deal with.  She ensures the nuts and bolts are dealt with, without fuss”

The Legal 500


Yorkshire Legal Awards 2023 Winners of Law Firm of the Year LargeYorkshire Legal Awards finalist Personal Injury and Clinical Neglgience 2023
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