Emma is a Chartered Legal Executive in our serious injury team, with over 20 years’ experience dealing with a range of personal injury cases, including Employers’ Liability and Public Liability (ELPL) cases.

She is a highly motivated lawyer who is passionate about securing justice for clients. At all levels, Emma aims to achieve superior results in below average times and with minimal costs and resources for the client.

Emma is motivated by helping people access and navigate complicated legal challenges, to ultimately seek justice and compensation when they find themselves at a time in their life which is often difficult and stressful enough. Emma is always keen to step outside her comfort zone to broaden her knowledge, whether in relation to taking on new work areas, or getting involved in wider elements of the company, such as networking, marketing and client relationship building.

Emma also has vast experience working on owners’ liability, road traffic accidents and CICA claims. In addition, she is particularly interested in orthopaedic and spinal injury claims and has a wealth of knowledge working on pain disorder claims. Her caseload has also frequently consisted of fast and multi-track matters of varying complexities.

Special Interests

  • Employers’ Liability Claims
  • Public Liability Claims
  • Owners’ Liability Claims
  • Road Traffic Accident Claims
  • CICA Claims
  • Orthopaedic Claims
  • Spinal Injury Claims
  • Pain Disorder Claims

 Client feedback

  • “Emma was very good at her job and kept me informed of everything I needed to know. I’m happy now that the case has been settled with a good outcome at this stage. I would like to thank Emma for all the hard work she and her team have done.”
  • “Emma has been a star all the way through the process, thank you for all your help”.
  • “I would like to thank Emma Hughes for all her help, I now have my claim payment. Thank you for your persistence and keeping me informed about everything.”



Online presence

You can contact Emma at enquiry@seriouslaw.co.uk

Alternatively you can call on  0330 058 0377


The claimant tripped on a raised paving slab on the pavement close to her home, causing fractures to both ankles leading to the development of a pain disorder.

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A young man was at the start of his career when his hand and in particular his thumb were crushed in the mechanism of work equipment. Emma assisted in this case and obtained evidence from an Orthopaedic Surgeon which supported a ‘disadvantage on the open labour market’ claim. A settlement of £88,000 was achieved.

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