Esther practises exclusively in the fields of personal injury and clinical negligence litigation, with a busy and well-established personal injury practice spanning the full range of accidents and injuries. Her work includes high value claims, complex matters involving multiple defendants, and injuries of the utmost severity including fatalities.
Esther prides herself on being accessible and responsive, and working as a team with her instructing solicitors. She is regularly complimented by medical experts for her impressive grasp of medical issues. Professional clients often instruct her in the most delicate cases, for her sensitive and empathetic approach.
She is experienced at inquests and will often represent families in the coroner’s court as a precursor to a claim.
Esther also has particular experience and expertise in claims involving allegations of fraud.
“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.”
Chambers UK 2019
‘She has a forensic eye for detail and excellent client care skills.’
Legal 500 2019
Recent cases include:
A slip on shop premises causing brain injury resulting in significant cognitive deficit and post-traumatic epilepsy
An accident at work resulting in cerebral aneurysm and life-changing neurological deficits
A number of cases involving motorcycle accidents, resulting in constellations of multiple, serious injuries
An accident at work resulting in a foreign body in the eye, causing partial blindness
A teacher assaulted by a troubled student, resulting in severe psychiatric injury
A fairground ride accident resulting in severe psychiatric injury to a child
Personal Injuries Bar Association
Chair of Midland Circuit Women’s Forum
Bar Council Retention Panel
Panel Reviewer for Bar Pro Bono Unit
Birmingham Medico-Legal Society
BSc Mathematics and Philosophy (First Class, Sheffield)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Law (Distinction, Nottingham)
Bar Vocational Course (Outstanding, Nottingham)
Approved for Direct Access work