Hodge Jones & Allen has submitted 38 Core Participant applications on behalf of former residents of Grenfell Tower and the surrounding areas.
At the same time, the firm has submitted an application to the Inquiry to request legal representative status, so that it can represent all of its clients at the Inquiry.
Applications for Core Participant status closed on Friday 8 September. The formal opening of the Inquiry takes place on Thursday 14 September.
Notes for Editors
Hodge Jones and Allen
- Hodge Jones and Allen is one of the UK’s most progressive law firms, renowned for doing things differently and fighting injustice. Its managing partner is Patrick Allen, recently awarded a lifetime achievement award by Solicitors Journal.
- For 40 years’ the firm has been at the centre of many of the UK’s landmark legal cases that have changed the lives and rights of many people.
- The firm’s team of specialists have been operating across: Personal Injury, Medical Negligence, Industrial Disease, Civil Liberties, Criminal Defence, Court of Protection, Dispute Resolution, Employment, Family Law, Military Claims, Serious Fraud, Social Housing, Wills & Probate and Property Disputes.
- In 2016, the firm launched Hearing their voices – a campaign to raise awareness and build conversations around the issues and the injustices we might all face.