Dianne Yates

Position:   Director

Telephone: 01625 547307

E-mail: dianne.yates@hmsolicitors.co.uk


Dianne has been involved in fighting for the rights of the victims of injury for over 25 years, a passionate and effective advocate she specialises in helping adults and children who have suffered catastrophic and life changing injury,  particularly brain, spinal and complex poly-trauma injury, including amputation.

A Senior Litigator with APIL of many years standing and accredited military specialist, Dianne acts for clients across the Country and regularly secures settlements running into seven figures, recently negotiating an award of £12.1 million for a client. No stranger to the Court system she has run and won many cases including precedent setting cases in the Court of Appeal.

As a member of Headway and a Trustee of the Brain and Spinal Injuries Centre, Dianne understands the wider challenges catastrophic injuries present, for both the injured party, loved ones and immediate family, and is dedicated to supporting them from the earliest possible stage, regularly attending clients in their homes and contactable at all times.

A keen advocate of rehabilitation Dianne works with a number of dedicated and specialised case managers to ensure that her clients achieve the best recovery possible.

Outside of work, Dianne follows Manchester United, where she has been a season ticket holder for many years.