- Healthcare Advisory, Health & Safety
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What Elspeth can do for you
Elspeth joined the Healthcare Advisory and Health and Safety Teams at Hempsons in 2019. She regularly assists in the representation of NHS Trusts and individual practitioners in inquests; including deaths of patients detained under the Mental Health Act and hospital deaths involving complex medical issues.
Prior to working for Hempsons, Elspeth worked for an international law firm specialising in corporate criminal defence, regulatory compliance and enforcement advice. As such, she has experience representing organisations and individuals facing HSE investigations and prosecutions. Elspeth further has significant experience of the General Medical Council’s investigations through working within the organisation in the legal and policy teams for over two years.
Main areas of expertise
- Healthcare advice
- GMC investigations
- Health and safety
- Criminal defence
The clients she works with
- NHS Trusts
- NHS Resolution
- Medical Defence organisations
- Healthcare practitioners
- LPC (University of Law) – Distinction (2013)
- Law LLB (University of Leeds) – First Class Honours (2011)
- Admitted as a Solicitor in England and Wales (2015)
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