Vicki Hilton is a partner in the Large Loss team in Leeds, dealing with claims involving injuries of maximum severity, including spinal injuries, amputations and brain injuries.
She has a particular interest in subtle brain injury cases. She was previously a partner in the clinical negligence team at Keeble Hawson in Sheffield, where she dealt with birth injury claims, including cerebral palsy.
Vicki also has a specialism of cases involving animals.
"A good track record in negotiating favourable settlements for clients." Legal 500 UK 2012 Edition, Personal Injury, Leeds.
"DAC Beachcroft LLP’s client list contains several leading insurers, including Zurich, Allianz and AXA, and advises on all personal injury work, with particular expertise in catastrophic injuries, and a specialist abuse team. Owen Rees leads the practice, which includes Ruth Winterbottom, Vicki Hilton and Will Potts." Legal 500 UK 2015 Edition, Personal injury: defendant, Leeds
"Under the leadership of Owen Rees, the team at DAC Beachcroft LLP provides ‘a very good all-round service'. Noteworthy individuals include the ‘very experienced' Andrew Scott, ‘rising star 'Owen Rees, and Vicki Hilton', who is ‘understated, but very good quality'. Clients include Zurich and Allianz." Legal 500 UK 2014 Edition, Personal injury: defendant, Leeds