Raisa Murtaza

Raisa joined the London healthcare litigation team in January 2022. Raisa has a wealth of experience in litigation claims and has been predominantly working on behalf NHS Resolution and NHS trusts since her qualification in 2017.

She has a particular interest in delay in diagnosis cases, gastroenterological, obstetric and gynaecological issues. She has assisted at several trials over the years and has experience in Inquests as well.

Raisa worked as a paralegal for a claimant healthcare firm for four years before starting her training contract with a tier 1 law firm in 2016. She undertook 18 months of training within a defendant healthcare team during her training. Having qualified in 2017 and working for another tier 1 Healthcare team prior to joining Hempsons, she is certainly well versed in the nature of the clinical negligence claims faced by the NHS and the private sector.    

Main areas of expertise

  • gynaecology
  • gastroenterology
  • delay in diagnosis
  • orthopaedic

The clients she works with

  • NHS Resolution
  • NHS trusts


  • CII Awards in London Market Insurance, 2017
  • Qualified as a solicitor in 2017
  • Legal Practice Course, University of Law, London, 2012
  • Queen Mary, University of London – LLB (2:1), 2011