Julia is a Principal Lawyer and head of our medical negligence team in Manchester. She trained at a niche practice which specialised in claimant clinical negligence and multi-party actions. Julia has successfully taken cases of maximum severity to trial and achieved substantial settlements for her clients. She has a special interest in paediatric neurosurgery cases and has been involved in multi-party actions including Myodil and ex-servicemen suffering from PTSD. Julia has advised well-known TV hospital dramas on medical negligence issues relevant to storylines.
Julia qualified as a solicitor in 1994 and joined Slater and Gordon Lawyers as a Principal Lawyer in 2018.
Julia is a member of The Law Society/SRA clinical negligence panel since May 2000; is a former Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine; and serves as an Independent Funding Assessor for the Legal Aid Agency.