Dawn has over 16 years' experience dealing with clinical negligence claims on behalf of the NHS LA and Trusts across the North East. The majority of Dawn's work involves defending complicated and high value maximum severity clinical injury claims, including obstetric, neonatology, paediatric and spinal injury.
She also has extensive experience dealing with private medical malpractice insurers, and the healthcare providers themselves. She deals with clinicians working in a variety of settings to include hospitals, prisons, care homes, walk-in-centres etc.
Also, Dawn advises insurers and assists local lawyers, for example in the Caribbean, with clinical negligence claims.
For the Newcastle team, Dawn is the Training Representative and Risk Management Representative. She is named as a Leading Individual in the Legal 500.