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Ashfords has unique air accident claims and aviation expertise - specialist lawyers have represented the victims of air accidents dating back to 1977.

Ashfords is a long established UK and international law firm whose origins can be traced back to 1882.  Ashfords champions an unrivalled depth of industry and legal expertise to provide an exceptional service to its clients.  To help achieve this there are partners leading teams and the firm who were industry professionals prior to qualifying as specialist legal professionals in the relevant areas of law.  Examples of industries where Ashfords leads on this are IT, Sport, Aviation and Maritime.

The Aviation Team is dedicated to representing injured victims and families who have lost loved ones as a result of aviation accidents around the world. The head of the Aviation Team is Jim Morris, a RAF pilot for 12 years before qualifying as a barrister to specialise in air accident litigation. Click here to read more about the teams professional aviation and legal expertise.  

Ashfords is an international law firm with an exceptional network of leading law firms around the world (ADVOC). This coupled with the Aviation Team's class leading expertise, means that Ashfords has the resources and ability to act in all types of air accidents around the world, from single engine pleasure flights to major airline disasters and acts of terrorism.

The victims of air accidents can be confident in the skills, qualifications and integrity of the Ashfords Aviation Team. From the date of the air accident and victims initial enquiries through the litigation process to negotiated settlement or trial, the Aviation Team will demonstrate their commitment to ethically and compassionately work with the victims to help them through an incredibly difficult experience with the aim of finding answers, improving flight safety and  achieving the best legal result, wherever their cases are litigated.

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