Joanna represents Claimants and Defendants in clinical negligence cases as well as personal injury cases. ‘Sensitive client care and clear, confident advocacy’ have earned Joanna commendation from the judiciary as well as professional and lay clients. Her personable style yet robust approach to cases enables clients to feel both at ease and confident in her expertise.
Joanna’s growing clinical negligence practice includes cases involving misdiagnosis and late diagnosis; substandard surgery (including poor surgical technique and failure to rectify mistakes); defective implants; birth complications; premature death as well as dental negligence cases involving substandard and unnecessary treatment over protracted periods of time. She drafts and advises on complex Schedules of Loss.
Joanna deals with all aspects of procedure and costs arguments, particularly high value costs budgets at CCMCs.
Joanna is an Accredited Mediator and is keen to promote the use of mediation and ADR in the settlement of disputes. Please see the following link to her mediation profile.
Personal Injury Bar Association
Civil Mediation Council
Postgraduate Diploma in Law
MA (Hons) History, University of St Andrews'Sensitive client care and clear, confident advocacy' Contact Us