After nearly four months in-patient treatment in an English hospital, she was transported by air ambulance back to Japan where after another six months in hospital she returned to her parents’ home.
Three interim payments totalling £1 million helped to pay for the air ambulance, a new house which was built around her needs and a team of professional carers.
The claim was eventually settled for £5 million, with the balance of £4 million paid into a Japanese trust.
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Fieldfisher has successfully been recognised as an "Occupation and Asbestos Disease Specialists" Fieldfisher are now recognised as assessors
Charities we support
Compensation claim against the MoD following Kabul helicopter crash
Keith Barrett supported Gordon Emin's family during the inquest into his death in Kabul in 2015.
The law must not force claimants to gamble crucial compensation
Parliament has been asked to consider changing the very practical system operated by the Lord Chancellor to say how lump sum compensation should be calculated.
Fieldfisher supports Matt Briggs' call for changes to cycling laws
Following the verdict in the high-profile Alliston cycling trial at the Old Bailey in August 2017, Keith Barrett helped client Matt Briggs to launch a campaign to have outdated cycling laws brought
Care home funding crisis threatens us all
A report in the Times today that one in six care homes is in danger of insolvency should set alarm bells ringing for all of us.
Fieldfisher hosts successful conference for practitioners working with people suffering catastrophic neurological injury