Michael Shaw – Direct Access Barrister

Michael Shaw is a highly rated Direct Access Barrister with an excellent track record and a down to earth approach that puts his clients at ease.

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Legal experience

A former director of a national law firm, Michael has over 20 years experience in clinical and medical negligence claims, civil litigation, business and personal disputes and compensation.

He now exclusively works for Claimants and Defendants in the following areas



Whatever stage your case is at, Michael can assist you: –

  • Attending court on your behalf at multi-day, one day and half day trials.
  • Representing you in court in short hearings and interim applications.
  • Drafting of legal advices, court documents and legal letters to help you win your case.

Fees fixed in advance

Once you and Michael have discussed your case, he will be able to advise you of the best course of action and give you a fixed fee quote to deliver what you need.

Recent customer comments

Hi Michael, I would like to express our greatest gratitude to you for taking on our case. Thank you for your counsel; for all that you did to make this case bearable. Believe it or not, there had been times I’ve wanted to give up; so thank you for your optimism. It definitely helped hugely. We appreciate you x

AB – November 22

“I was impressed by his down to earth nature and the effortless way he was able put me at my ease”.

DB – August 22

“I was very nervous before the trial. Michael explained everything calmly and clearly and as a result he made me feel more confident about the outcome and he certainly didn’t let me down. We won and I got 100% of the money the Defendant owed me”.

FW – July 22

“The judge singled out their witness for specific criticism as a result of the flaws in his evidence; flaws which I’m sure would not have come out but for Mike’s excellent and detailed cross examination”.

R/S – January 22

“I would have no hesitation in recommending Michael to anyone”.

PT – October 21

“The documents were in a bit of a state when I gave them to Michael but the work was delivered immaculately, on time, and for a fixed fee. Top job”.

GH – September 21


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Direct Access Barrister – Get Legal Protection Today was last modified: December 3rd, 2022 by Michael