ABC (BY OS) v XYZ: Led by Stephen Killalea QC: Acted for the Claimant in a brain injury case for a man in his mid-fifties which settled for a lump sum of £2.65 million and a annual periodical payment of £275,000 – an assumed capitalised value in excess of £6 million.
K v H: Acted for the Claimant who developed complex regional pain syndrome (‘CRPS’) in her arm after sustaining a soft tissue injury in an industrial accident. Causation remained in dispute, with the Defendant maintaining that the CRPS was unrelated to the index accident. The claim settled at a joint settlement meeting for a figure in excess of £525,000. The Defendant had initially offered the Claimant only £55,000.
N v L: Acted for a defendant in an injury claim brought for nearly £300,000. Causation and quantum remained very much in dispute. Following Kane’s involvement, the claim settled at just £16,500.
C v H: Acted for a defendant insurer at hearings and a joint settlement meeting in an injury claim involving a significant pension loss. Pleaded at well over £400,000, the claim settled at £200,000.
D v M: Acted for a claimant who sustained a pelvic fracture in a road traffic accident. The claim settled for £150,000.
S v M: Acted for a claimant who sustained a mild traumatic brain injury in a road traffic accident. The claim settled for £140,000.
H v W: Acted for a claimant who sustained a fracture at the knee and developed facial scarring after being hit by a car. The claim settled for £100,000.
C v M: Acted for a student who was injured in a serious road traffic accident, sustaining a spinal injury and psychological trauma. Shortly after Kane’s Schedule of Loss was served, the matter settled for over £100,000.
M v B: Acted on behalf of one of three claimants injured in an industrial explosion. Successfully advised and drafted pleadings to overcome an initial denial of liability. Settled shortly before trial listing for a sum in excess of £100,000.
C v M: Advised a young man who sustained an ankle fracture when knocked from his bicycle. The claim settled for around £120,000.
Homebase Ltd v Rengasamy  EWHC 68 (QB). Acted for the respondent in the appeal of a case management decision.