Solicitors for BALPA members

Contact BALPA directly on 0208 476 4000 who will refer your enquiry to us.

Simpson Millar recognises the strength and value of people coming together to achieve improvements in working terms and conditions. We have a long history of acting for trade unions and their members.

As with our other trade union clients, we provide legal advice and assistance to the British Air Line Pilots Association (BALPA) and its members.

To access these services, contact BALPA directly on 0208 476 4000 who will refer your enquiry to us.

How can Simpson Millar help you?

As a member of BALPA Simpson Millar offers you and your family and friends a free call from a member of the relevant specialist department who will answer any quick general questions, advise on next steps and offer our services at the discounted rates set out below.

What Legal Services do Simpson Millar provide?

Employment Advice

Includes redundancy, disciplinary and grievance procedures, contract disputes, settlement agreements, unfair dismissal, discrimination and equal pay.

Membership Benefits

  • Friends & Family of Union Members
  • 10% discount on hourly rates
  • Discounted fixed fee packages
Education Law

Includes admissions and exclusions and special educational needs.

Membership Benefits

  • A free special educational needs helpline for straightforward initial advice.
  • A free statement ‘health check’ where a member’s child already has a statement of special educational need, advising on whether further provision and support should be sought.
Health and Community Care

Includes recovery of care home fees.

Membership Benefits

  • A free care home fees initial assessment.
  • 10% discount on our published hourly rates and fixed fees.
  • Recovery of Care Home Fees on “no win no fee” agreement with discounted flat fee on success.
Family Law

Includes recovery of care home fees.

Membership Benefits

  • A free care home fees initial assessment.
  • 10% discount on our published hourly rates and fixed fees.
  • Recovery of Care Home Fees on “no win no fee” agreement with discounted flat fee on success.
Personal Injury Claims

Includes work and non-work related injuries and road traffic accidents

Membership Benefits

Claims for members and their families will be conducted on legal expenses insurance or “no win no fee” agreements with a discounted success fee.

Work-Related Disease and Illness

Includes asbestos related diseases and occupational illnesses

Membership Benefits

Claims for members and their families will be conducted on legal expenses insurance or “no win no fee” agreements with a discounted success fee.

Conveyancing

Residential.

Membership Benefits

Residential: fixed price, no sale no fee terms with a 10% discount on our normal fixed fees.

Standard Wills

Includes a mirror will, where spouse or partner make an almost identical will.

Membership Benefits

10% discount on hourly rates and fixed fee packages

Non-Standard Wills and Inheritance Tax Planning

Includes tax planning and advice, protective property trusts, rights of occupation, disabled person trusts.

Membership Benefits

10% discount on hourly rates and fixed fee packages

Probate

Membership Benefits

10% discount on hourly rates and fixed fee packages.

Dispute Resolution

Membership Benefits

10% discount on hourly rates and fixed fee packages.

Medical Negligence Claims

Including hospital negligence, misdiagnosis and nursing care.

Membership Benefits

Claims for members and their families will be conducted on legal expenses insurance or “no win no fee” agreements with a discounted success fee.

Life Changing Injuries

Includes permanent disability, long-term medical problems or shortened-life expectancy.

Membership Benefits

Claims for members and their families will be conducted on legal expenses insurance or “no win no fee” agreements with a discounted success fee.

Holiday Complaints

Includes illness and accidents abroad whilst on package holidays.

Membership Benefits

Claims for members and their families will be conducted on legal expenses insurance or “no win no fee” agreements.

Abuse Claims

Includes abuse and neglect claims for children and the elderly.

Membership Benefits

Claims for members and their families will usually be conducted on “no win, no fee” agreements with a discounted success fee or under legal aid schemes.

To access these services, contact BALPA directly on 0208 476 4000 who will refer your enquiry to us.

Simpson Millar is a national law firm with over 500 staff and offices in Bristol, Cardiff, Kingston-upon-Thames, Lancaster, Leeds, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Morecambe and Southport.