Deborah is an Associate with fourteen years’ experience in personal injury litigation.
Main areas of practice
Deborah specialises in injuries arising out of accidents at work, particularly as a result of defective or dangerous equipment or unsafe workplaces, and specialises in claims arising from tripping accidents caused by both Local Authorities and private landowners. She also has experience in dealing with manual handling claims and claims from injuries arising from assaults in the workplace.
Deborah is also keen to assist clients who have been involved in road traffic accidents, particularly those involving serious injuries.
Deborah welcomes instructions from employees, members of the public and military personnel. She is also proficient in acting for children in personal injury cases.
- Acting for a client, Mr S, who was awarded £75,000 arising out of serious injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.
Negotiating a settlement for a client, Ms C, of £40,000 arising out of slipping in a shop.
- Negotiating a settlement of £6,000 for a client, Mr S, who received negligent treatment from his GP, resulting in scarring to the hands.
- Successfully negotiated a settlement of £25,000 for a client, Ms J, who was given negligent advice by a gynaecologist concerning the need for contraception following surgery, resulting in an unexpected pregnancy.
- Association of Personal Injury Lawyers
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