Expertise

Amy acts in claims where delayed diagnosis, surgical and post-operative mismanagement and medical mismanagement have caused life-changing injuries. Amy’s particular expertise lies in spinal injury claims and she has an interest in claims that involve the delayed diagnosis of spinal abscesses and injuries resulting from spinal surgery.

Recognition

In The Legal 500 2012, Amy was ranked as a Rising Star.

Career

Amy joined Stewarts in 2009 after having trained and qualified into the clinical negligence department of a London firm in 2006.

Experience

Recent cases include:

  • A settlement with a capitalised value of approximately £2m for a 50-year-old man whose thoracic disc surgery resulted in incomplete paraplegia
  • Achieving an award of £1.2m for a 56-year-old woman who sustained an incomplete tetraplegia following the delayed diagnosis of an epidural abscess

Accreditations and Memberships

Amy holds specialist clinical negligence accreditation with the Law Society and is a member of APIL.

Personal

Amy enjoys live music, cooking and baking. She also has a new found interest in interior design and architecture and, in particular, modernist and Scandinavian design.