Mark Howarth

Principal Lawyer

Name: Mark Howarth

Title: Principal Lawyer


Telephone: 0161 837 6830


Mark joined Linder Myers’ personal injury department in 2003 becoming a partner in 2007.

Mark deals mainly with motorcycle accidents, where clients have sustained major orthopaedic injuries. He has been judicially recognised for his expertise, knowledge and experience in dealing with motorcycle liability issues. He also has a great deal of experience across the broad spectrum of personal injury work and partially handles files for Clinical Negligence and Occupational Disease

Examples of Mark’s successes for clients include:

  • Acting for a motorcyclist who had a below the knee amputation of his left leg. The claim settled within nine months for £525,000.
  • Representing a motorcyclist who sustained multiple injuries particularly to her legs resulting in numerous operations. She received £437,000.
  • Acting for a motorcyclist who lost control of his bike after water from a mains supply had seeped and frozen. He sustained multiple fractures to both legs and was awarded £240,000.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Head Injury
  • Spinal Injury
  • Amputation

Mark lives in Ashton-in-Makerfield his daughter. He is a keen sports fan, following Liverpool FC and Lancashire County Cricket Club. His other great interest is gardening which he finds to be the antithesis of his busy professional life. He also enjoys history, politics and current affairs.

Mark works by the motto: “You can settle it quickly or you can settle it properly!”

Qualifications: Post Graduate Diploma in Law at Coventry University, Legal Practice Course (LPC) at Oxford Institute of Legal Practice

Year admitted: 1998

No of years experience: 23

Areas of law:

  • Personal Injury

I will now be recommending you and your company to friends and family. I am pleased with the way that you have dealt with my ongoing case, you do work hard. I am more than happy to recommend friends from my local bike club association to you.

Thank you for all your assistance for helping Christopher complete a successful claim with the third party. Your experience was fantastic and forever kept us at ease showing that you are an expert in your field of work.