The firm represented 83 victims of the attack
Tour operator TUI and law firm Irwin Mitchell confirmed yesterday (6 January 2022) that a settlement had been reached in a civil case between TUI and the families of those killed during a terrorist attack at a TUI beach resort in 2015.
Electrical engineering student, Seifeddine Rezgui, 22, shot at holidaymakers on the beach at TUI’s Riu Imperial Marhaba hotel complex on the Sousse coast in Tunisia. 38 people were killed, including 30 Britons, and over 50 were injured. Irwin Mitchell brought a civil case on behalf of 83 victims of the attack.
A seven-week trial of liability issues had been scheduled in the High Court for February. The claimants alleged the travel operator was responsible for “significant safety bre...