Damage to the spinal cord can cause permanent and debilitating injuries, sometimes leading to motor and sensory paralysis and impaired bowel, bladder or sexual function. In such cases, the injured person should be awarded compensation to help pay for support, to enable them to lead a productive and independent life. Partner Stuart Kightley has been recognised by the independent legal directory, Chambers & Partners, as one of the top lawyers in the field of Claimant Personal Injury.