Horse enthusiast left paraplegic due to medical negligence wins £3m award
5 December 2019
Alison has significant experience in running spinal cord injury claims. She has particular experience in claims arising from the delayed diagnosis of spinal abscesses, injuries resulting from mismanagement of spinal injury, cauda equina and spinal surgery claims. Alison also has experience of running brain injury cases.
Alison has specialised in catastrophic injury claims since starting her legal career in 2002.
The Legal 500 2018 recommend Alison as ‘a very skilled litigator’ with ‘an excellent technical grasp of what are often very complex medical issues’.
She is referred to as a spinal injury expert in The Legal 500 2017 and has worked in some of the industry’s leading legal teams, all of whom are top rated by both The Legal 500 and Chambers.
Alison is an accredited Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) Senior Litigator and a member of the Multidisciplinary Association for Spinal Cord Injury Professionals (MASCIP). Alison is a previous committee member of Headway West London and Headway Milton Keynes.
Alison enjoys running and has completed the Edinburgh (2015) and Bournemouth (2016) marathons. She enjoys reading a variety of books from biographies to crime thrillers and has recently started a book club. Alison also enjoys travelling, with favourite destinations including Kenya, Australia and Italy.