Deborah Lewis

Associate
Contact details

023 8085 7055

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.

Clients

Deborah welcomes instructions from employees, members of the public and military personnel. She is also proficient in acting for children in personal injury cases.

Significant 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.

Expertise

Career

Deborah joined the firm in July 2014 and qualified as a solicitor in 2000 and has worked for both Claimants and Defendants. This has given her a useful insight into the tactics adopted by Defendants when negotiating settlements on behalf of her clients.
Contact details

023 8085 7055

Memberships
  • Association of Personal Injury Lawyers

Insights by Deborah


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30 July - Deborah Lewis

When accidents occur on the road, we all know that the first thing you need to do is to exchange insurance information, take as many details as possible and in...

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1 January - Deborah Lewis

  Bad news for employers but good news for victims Whilst considering the current duties owed by an employer for the actions of its employees, I was very pleased to...

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18 July - Deborah Lewis

As we enter the new school term, many of us will be thinking about sunny family holidays and possibly buying some mosquito repellent. However, how many of us will be...

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