Child Abuse

Child Abuse Compensation Stories

Young Boys Sexually Assaulted in a Residential Children's Home Recover Compensation

We acted for three men who, when young boys, were sexually assaulted in a residential children’s home . That abuse occurred nearly 40 years ago. The paedophiles had already been convicted and one of them stood trial for a second time during the...

Women Sexually Abused by a Relative Obtains Compensation

As a child our client was used to receiving visits from her extended family members including her elder male cousin during the weekends. However, at 11 years of age she was sexually assaulted by her cousin whilst they were out on a day trip with other...

Victim of Teacher Abuse Recovers Compensation

I was instructed by a 41 year old sales executive in respect of sexual abuse he had suffered as a child at the hands of a woodwork teacher . The victim of this abuse had been reluctant to talk to anyone about the abuse but had been persuaded by a family...

Six Figure Compensation to Child Groomed and Abused

A boisterous child proved challenging for those charged with his care and education. It was considered to be in the child’s best interests if he was to be educated in a residential environment. This should have been a place where he would be nurtured,...

Niece Abused by Uncle Recovers Compensation

As a teenage girl our client would spend some of her school holidays with her aunt and uncle. To begin with these visits to her relatives were perfectly normal, but unfortunately, after a while, the uncle forced himself upon his niece and carried out sexual...

Man Abused in a Youth Organisation as a Child Wins Compensation

Young people are actively encouraged to join youth clubs and become involved in activities outside of school, to enhance their development and experiences. In the majority of cases these are positive experiences.  However, for one young man that was not...

Adult Male Sexually Abused in Childhood Wins Compensation

IBB were approached by a gentleman who had been sexually abused as a child by his mother’s partner. After the conclusion of criminal proceedings, he had sought to pursue a claim for compensation from the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority...