Lisa Jordan > Irwin Mitchell > Birmingham, England > Lawyer Profile

Irwin Mitchell
B2 5DB

Work Department

Personal legal services.


Partner and national head of the medical law and patients rights team at Irwin Mitchell, Lisa is a specialist in claimant clinical negligence work. She has particular expertise in birth injury claims and has successfully concluded many multimillion pound claims in her more than 20 years of experience as a claimant clinical negligence lawyer. She also has wide and varied expertise in all other types of clinical negligence claims.


Trained Thompsons; qualified 1993; solicitor Thompsons 1986-1994; solicitor Challinors Lyon Clark 1994-96, partner 1996-99; partner Irwin Mitchell 1999.


French, Spanish.


Law Society; AVMA, APIL, Labour Lawyers.


Shenley Court Comprehensive School; Lancaster University 1983 (LLB (Hons) – 2:1); University of Central England 1992 (Finals).

Lawyer Rankings

West Midlands > Insurance > Personal injury and clinical negligence: claimant

(Hall of Fame)

Lisa JordanIrwin Mitchell

Irwin Mitchell provides ‘a personal touch and is genuinely driven to get the best results for its clients’. Luke Daniels leads the ‘superlative‘ team which specialises in the most complex medical negligence cases that span birth injury cases, stillbirth, neonatal deaths and cosmetic/dental surgery. Other core areas of focus include spinal and brain injuries, cancers and mental health. Sara Burns  has extensive experience in all aspects of medical negligence work while Lisa Jordan  has particular expertise in cerebral palsy claims. Emma Rush advises on cerebral palsy, brain injury, spinal cord injury and amputation cases. Lindsay Tomlinson  frequently handles a variety of complex and high-value claims meanwhile Jenna Harris was promoted to the partnership. On the personal injury side, the team handles a substantial caseload of high-value claims supporting children and adults who have sustained brain and spinal cord injuries, limb loss and multiple orthopaedic traumas. Stephen Nye  handles all types of serious injury cases and Hilary Wetherell  specialises in brain injury, polytrauma and complex high-value fatal accident work cases and coronial law. Alida Coates  has a wealth of experience in asbestos disease cases with Philip Banks serving as head of the international personal injury team. Senior associate Jayne Campbell joined the department from Slater and Gordon.