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Brian Coghlan

Professional Qualifications:

  • Qualified as a solicitor in 1995
  • Partner at Horwich Cohen Coghlan Ltd in 2000
  • Director in 1ST CENTRAL Law in 2013


Brian qualified as a Solicitor in 1995, and joined Horwich Cohen Coghlan Ltd, 1ST CENTRAL's partner in 1ST CENTRAL Law, as a trainee solicitor in 1994. He has been a Partner since 2000, and is now a Director of 1ST CENTRAL Law.

Brian joined the practice as a Trainee in 1994 and qualified into the Personal Injury Department in 1995. In 1998 he spent nearly 2 years managing the London office, and was made a Partner of the firm when he was transferred back into the Manchester office in 2000. He has specialised in Personal Injury litigation since qualification, and for well over 10 years has been responsible for supervising and training lawyers as well as overseeing operations and procedures generally across the department.

Brian helped launch 1ST CENTRAL Law in 2013 and works closely with the Chairman, David Horwich.