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Bolt Burdon Kemp LLP
26 Newbury Street

Work Department

Spinal Injury 


Alex is a Senior Associate in the Spinal Injury team at Bolt Burdon Kemp. She started her career at Bolt Burdon Kemp in 2007.

Alex specialises in complex claims involving spinal cord injuries sustained as a result of clinical negligence.  She also acts for people who have sustained a spinal cord injury as a result of accidents.  Alex has represented many vulnerable clients, including those who lack mental capacity and children.

Alex works very closely with Horatio’s Garden, a national charity creating and nurturing beautiful gardens in NHS spinal injury centres to support everyone affected by spinal injury. Alex also supports and works closely with the Spinal Injuries Association, whose services and support are invaluable to people who have sustained spinal injuries.

Alex is a trustee of Diverse City, a charity whose ambition is to break barriers, to transform artistic performance and to place diverse groups at the centre of the industry.


Polish (fluent) 


Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) – Senior Litigator; Secretary of APIL’s Special Interest Group for Spinal Cord Injuries; Trustee of Diverse City

Lawyer Rankings

London > Insurance > Clinical negligence: claimant

(Rising stars)

Alex Dabek Bolt Burdon Kemp LLP

Bolt Burdon Kemp LLP’s ‘cohesive and collaborative’ clinical negligence team is split into sub-divisions by injury type, allowing for ‘deep understanding of the needs of clients‘; the divisions cover adult brain injury, child brain injury, spinal injury, military claims and complex injury. ‘Passionate and devoted’ Caroline Klage leads the wider team, while ‘exceptionalClaudia Hillemand heads up the child brain injury side, and ‘determined and thoroughSuzanne Trask oversees adult brain injury work. The team recently launched its Early Notification Scheme clinic, supporting clients working with this NHS initiative regarding birth injuries. Senior associate Alex Dabek, a spinal injury specialist, is noted as ‘astonishingly thorough and meticulous in everything she does’.