Kirsty Macdonald

Kirsty qualified as a solicitor in 2010 and joined Hempsons in 2017. She works in the healthcare litigation team handling a range of clinical negligence cases including delays in diagnosis, orthopaedic claims, birth injury claims, fatal claims and claims for psychiatric injury.

Prior to joining Hempsons, Kirsty worked at a firm acting on behalf of insurers in respect of personal injury, including a wide variety of employers’ liability and public liability claims.

Main areas of expertise

  • clinical negligence
  • personal injury

The clients Kirsty works with

  • NHS Resolution
  • NHS bodies


  • Solicitor’s Practising Certificate (2010)
  • Legal Practice Course (Distinction) (2008)
  • LLB (Hons), University of Bristol (2007)


  • The Law Society