Mike Sutton

Mike Sutton

Litigation Practitioner
Accident & Personal Injury

Tel: 0121 698 2200
Office: Birmingham


About Mike Sutton

Mike assists people injured in accidents and gives clear and straight forward advice. He meets and advises people who have: been injured as a result of a road traffic accident been injured at work been injured in a street or public place have suffered injury as a result of medical negligence have been injured as a result of criminal assault assists with injuries, however minor or severe Mike uses his experience of the court process and understanding of insurer's approach to obtain the best and most realistic outcome for his clients. He has taken many cases to trial at court to achieve the best result.

Recent Cases

Mike has recently represented a 78 year old lady who suffered life changing injuries as a result of a fall in a hospital car park. The lady requires care for the rest of her life and the claim against the NHS authority settled at Court for over £140K.

What our clients say

"My case took 3.5 years to come to an end but that was complications on my part and Mike Sutton was there with me and my family every step of the way and helped us through some tough times."

"I can’t thank Mike Sutton enough for what he has done for me and my family he is a true gent and a professional at his job."
Mr. Phillip Brown

"Throughout the whole process, Mike was professional, compassionate and informative.  He gave clear, honest explanations and nothing was too much trouble.  It was so comforting to know he was at the end of the phone to give advice.  He was approachable and easy to build a rapport with."
Mr John Byrne

"I was extremely impressed by the high level of service provided by Mike Sutton on behalf of Sydney Mitchell.  Mike was very empathetic and showed genuine concern with regard to my situation.  Mike managed to achieve a satisfactory outcome out of a very tragic event in our lives."
Mrs. A.A.

"I was extremely impressed by the high level of service provided by Mike Sutton on behalf of your company. Mike was very empathic and showed genuine concern with regard to my situation. Mike managed to achieve a satisfactory outcome out of a very tragic event in our lives."

"I could not have been treated better. I was guided through all the way and had total confidence that I was getting the best advice at all times. I would like to say thank you to Mike Sutton for all his help."

What the Directories say

2017 Legal 500 - Sydney Mitchell LLP acts for local clients on a wide range of personal injury work – much of which consists of multi-track claims – and ‘has a strong reputation in the West Midlands’. Team leader and ‘very tenacious lawyer’ Mike Sutton ‘does not shy away from difficult, complicated or messy cases’; he recently represented a man who suffered career-ending injuries following an accident at work, and acted on behalf of the family and financial dependents of a man killed by careless driving. Other key names include Stephen Jesson, who assisted an elderly client in her claim against a restaurant which allegedly failed to provide the duty owed by the manager to a disabled customer.

2014 Legal 500 - Mike is referred to within the Personal Injury section as 'very professional and personable'.

Career History

2011 - joined Sydney Mitchell
2006 - 2011 MTA Solicitors, Kent
2004 - 2006 Colman Coyle, London
2003 - 2004 Sydney Mitchell
1997 - 2003 Eversheds, Birmingham
1986 - 1997 Clyde & Co, London

Education

Higham Park Senior School, London E4

Interests and Hobbies

Football, Fishing and Walking

* Non-solicitor

Lexcel Practice Management Standard Birmingham Law Firm of the Year for 2011 Resolution Collaborative Family Lawyer The Law Society Accredited in Family Law UK Legal 500 2016 Conveyancing Quality Scheme