Expertise Road traffic claims, employer’s liability claims and public liability claims Department Personal Injury Qualified England and Wales 2011 Education (University) University of the West of England, Law LLB (2006), University of the West of England, LPC (2008) Languages English
With over ten years’ experience personal injury claims, Laura is a Senior Associate in the firm’s Bristol office. Laura is England and Wales qualified and advises clients in all aspects of personal injury claims.
Laura advises on a full spectrum of personal injury claims including road traffic claims, employer’s liability claims and public liability claims. Laura also is experience in bringing claims against the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority.
Laura also has experience in dealing with serious injury claims including incidents resulting in head injuries.
Laura is experienced with taking over cases from other firms of solicitors where someone has not been happy with the advice that they have received. In these cases she is swift in establishing the outstanding issues in the case and achieve the best settlement for her clients.
"I provide a high quality service to all of my clients, as I believe that it is important to remove the ‘hassle’ and pressure of pursuing a claim by dealing in a prompt and professional manner."
What you may not know about Laura
Laura is a keen sportswoman. Having retired from international competition in 2016 when she had her first child, she now prefers a slower pace of life, enjoying time with her children and only undertaking sports as a hobby.
My matter highlights
- Advised a client in relation to a claim for personal injury where the Claimant has suffered a brain injury. She was a Spanish national living and working in England at the time in of the incident. She has made a good recovery but as a result of her residual injuries she returned to her native Spain. She was awarded £110,000 in settlement of her claim.
- Advised a client in relation to a road traffic incident whereby he suffered injuries to both wrists resulting in time off work. He was awarded £41,000 in settlement of his claim.
- Advised a client in relation to a road traffic incident which resulted in an injury to his back and his neck. The Claimant was able to return to work but has some minor permanent symptoms. He was awarded £75,000 in settlement of his claim.
- Advised a client in relation to a claim against the Criminal Injuries compensation Authority whereby he was the victim of a random attack. He suffered some permanent injuries and was awarded a little over £41,000.