Emma Rush > Irwin Mitchell > Birmingham, England > Lawyer Profile

Irwin Mitchell
9th Floor, The Colmore Building
20 Colmore Circus
B4 6AH

Work Department

Medical Negligence




Emma is a Partner in the Medical Negligence team in our Birmingham office and has worked for Irwin Mitchell since 2007. She is also the firm’s Training Principal and so is responsible for the development of all of the firm’s trainee solicitors.

Emma acts exclusively on behalf of claimants in medical negligence cases, helping people bring claims against NHS Trusts, GPs and private practitioners. She specialises in a range of medical law work including cases involving amputations, spinal injury, brain injury and in cases leading to fatalities. She has represented a number of families at Inquests. She has a particular interest in obstetric/gynaecology cases and has represented many families where children have been left with significant disabilities and in need of lifelong private care due to injuries sustained at birth.



She is accredited as an expert in clinical negligence with the Law Society, AvMA and APIL.

Lawyer Rankings

West Midlands > Insurance > Clinical negligence: claimant

(Leading individuals)

Emma RushIrwin Mitchell

The ‘highly professional, outstanding, supportive and caring’ team at Irwin Mitchell is spearheaded by the excellent Luke Daniels . It is praised for its ‘fantastic resources, expert database and case managers’ as well for its ability to ‘achieve fantastic results for its clients’. The team has an abundance of talent with leading names such as Lisa Jordan  and Sara Burns . Emma Rush  and Lindsay Tomlinson  are vastly experienced in all aspects of medical negligence claims. Laura Daly  has considerable expertise in brain injury, oncology and fatal cases. Jenna Harris  has particular strength in adult neurological injuries. Senior associate, Tom Fletcher, is another key member of the team.