Esther specialises in clinical negligence litigation, with particular expertise in obstetrics, gynaecology & urology; cases involving cancer; surgical error; and failings in general practice. She is regularly instructed in claims valued at over £500,000, complex matters involving multiple defendants, and claims involving injuries of the utmost severity. She also has a thriving practice in high-value personal injury claims.
Esther prides herself on being accessible and responsive and working as a team with her instructing solicitors. Professional clients often choose her for the most delicate cases, for her sensitive and empathetic approach and her ability to win the confidence of vulnerable or challenging clients. She also has a reputation for impressive attention to detail.
Legal directories have previously stated, “She has a forensic eye for detail and excellent client care skills”. “Meticulous in her attention to detail and leaves no stone unturned when advising clients.” “She’s an excellent analyst and particularly good with experts in conferences. Can quickly build trust with vulnerable or nervous clients.”
BSc Pure Mathematics & Philosophy (First Class), Postgraduate Diploma in Law (Distinction), Bar Vocational Course (Outstanding).
Called to the Bar in 2001
Chair of Midland Circuit Women’s Forum
Member of Bar Council Retention Panel
Panel Reviewer for Advocate (formerly Bar Pro Bono Unit)
Recorder on the Midland Circuit