Nina acts for a leading medical defence organisation which provides comprehensive professional indemnity to medical professionals including doctors and dentists.
Main areas of practice
Nina specialises in defending clinical and dental negligence claims brought by patients and their families against members of a medical defence organisation. She handles a varied caseload including orthopaedic injuries, periodontal disease, failure to diagnose and chronic pain. Nina has also recently assisted with advising public sector health care clients in relation to queries involving controlled drugs and GP prescribing rights.
Nina also has extensive experience of carrying out fitness to practise investigations on behalf of the Nursing & Midwifery Council and has dealt with a wide range of cases involving sensitive allegations including neglect, bullying and harassment and sexual abuse.
- Defending Professionals
- Regulatory and Compliance Support for Businesses
- Advising Regulators
Nina qualified in 2009 after completing her training contract which she began in 2007
Nina completed the Legal Practice Course in 2006.
She attended Cardiff University where she studied and gained a 2:1 in her LL.B.
- She has experience in dealing with complex clinical negligence claims on behalf of doctors, dentists and other medical professionals. Nina advises clients on issues of liability and causation as well as realistic settlement options.
- She has also investigated fitness to practice allegations on behalf of the Nursing and Midwifery Council.
- Often required to deal with sensitive or high profile matters including allegations of neglect of the elderly in nursing homes and misconduct which lead to the death of a child.