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Mark Hardcastle

Senior Costs Lawyer - Clinical Negligence & Personal Injury


Mark's Teams

Clinical Negligence, Personal Injury


Profile/Experience

Mark is a costs lawyer with over 18 years’ experience, including eight years as managing director of a specialist costs practice in London and Bristol. He has been involved in the preparation of all types of private and CLS funded bills of costs and regularly attends CCMC and detailed assessment hearings across the country and at the SCCO. Mark specialises in personal injury and clinical negligence costs, and has dealt with a wide range of complex and contested costs issues, including multi-million pound cerebral palsy and catastrophic injury claims.

Mark currently works as a senior costs lawyer in our personal injury and clinical negligence department and is based in our Shrewsbury office.

Mark’s main interests are spending time with his family, playing golf (to an average standard) and watching Manchester United. He is also a qualified FA Level 2 football coach.

Client Testimonials

She and her team were amazing and without fault during our house purchase. I couldn't imagine us using anyone else in the future. The team will be easy to recommend.

- Mr Roberts, Shrewsbury

Prompt response, clear advice.

- Dr A Geeson & Dr N Geeson, Hereford

Very quick at sorting our Wills. He was great to deal with, nice guy!

- Mr L Onions & Mrs E Onions, Craven Arms

Ed clearly had a heavy workload at the time, yet ensured everything was completed in appropriate timescales including working extended hours.

- Mr J Ostler, Hereford

We had complete trust and confidence that our best interests were being looked after at all times. A quality service provided by them.

- Mr D Meredith & Mrs E Meredith, Shrewsbury

Client Quotes

Enthusiastic approach to handling cases.

- Tomlinson's Dairies Ltd, Wrexham

Very polite, easy to talk to and were always there when I needed answers.

- Mr M Wood, Hereford

I always felt you were working in my best interests, but you didn't sugar coat or patronise me. My case was complex and I appreciated the professionalism shown and how the legal system "worked"

- Mrs J Bradford, Stafford

Ed provided utmost confidence throughout the process and I would have no hesitation in recommending him to other clients.

- Mr J Ostler, Hereford

Helpful and courteous. Took time to explain complex issues.

- Mr J Barrett & Mrs W Barrett, Oswestry

Latest Case Study

19 Jun 2019

Package Holiday Injury Claim

Miss G was injured whilst on holiday in Goa. The matter was a strongly disputed package holiday claim. Miss G was on...