Emily Senior - DAC Beachcroft

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Emily Senior

Emily Senior is a partner in our Clinical Risk team in Leeds, which specialises in resolving clinical disputes for the public and private health sector.

Emily has over 10 years’ experience of dealing with clinical negligence claims including those relating to catastrophic brain and spinal injuries and has been dedicated to acting for healthcare providers since 2014. She supports local NHS Trusts on aspects of patient safety, risk management and governance as well as supporting NHS Resolution nationally.

Emily specialises in maternity incidents arising from injuries sustained at birth and is the firm’s lead Partner for supporting NHS Trusts with the requirements set by NHS Resolution in their Early Notification birth incident scheme and the Maternity Incentive Scheme. She delivers sessions to NHS Trusts on maternity safety, scorecard analysis and technical maternity claims requirements.

Emily was recognised as a Next Generation Partner in the Legal 500 guide with her dedication to obstetric claims highlighted.

Emily has been a committee member of the Leeds and District Medico-Legal Society since 2013, which offers monthly lectures and events across West Yorkshire for the medical and legal professions.