- Healthcare Litigation, Clinical Negligence
- 01423 724038
What Laura can do for you
Laura joined Hempsons in 2014 from a claimant background. She is an Associate in the healthcare litigation team specialising in clinical negligence claims made against the NHS.
Laura has a varied caseload, including obstetric, spinal, amputation and mental health claims, and matters relating to consent and the standard of surgery. She sits on the firm’s Quality Committee and has had a number of successful outcomes at trial.
Main areas of expertise
- Clinical negligence
The clients she works with
- NHS Resolution
- NHS bodies
- Legal Practice Course
- Masters in Law (specialising in healthcare)
- Law LLB
- “Kore v Brocklebank – pre-action Part 36 offers in fatal accident claims”
- “Factual witnesses and expert advisors – lessons learnt from recent trial wins” – Medico Legal Magazine
This case highlights the importance of raising enquiries regarding the identity of potential dependants at an early stage and carefully wording offers in pre-action fatal claims, as there are potential pitfalls on both sides.