Lucy Small > Lanyon Bowdler > Hereford, England > Lawyer Profile

Lanyon Bowdler
Bath Street Offices
Bath Street

Work Department

Clinical negligence.


Lucy has over 20 years experience in both clinical negligence and personal injury litigation acting solely for the victim.

Lucy has a wide range of experience of medical negligence work including ophthalmic, orthopaedic, obstetrics and gynaecology, oncology, cosmetic surgery and GP care and has significant experience in complex fatal clinical negligence claims.


Lucy qualified in 1995 and practised in Farnham, Surrey before moving to Harrison Clark in Worcester in 1999.

In 2010 she moved to Lanyon Bowdler to concentrate solely on Claimant clinical negligence where her passion lay.

Lucy joined the partnership in 2013 and has gone on to develop the firm’s flourishing clinical negligence practice in Herefordshire and South Shropshire.


Lucy is a member of the AvMA (Action Against Medical Accidents) Specialist Clinical Negligence Panel.

She is also a member of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers where she is recognised as a senior litigator.


  • Tenbury Wells High School
  • Ludlow Sixth Form College
  • University of Central England LLB (Hons)
  • Guildford College of Law (Law Society Finals).


Enjoying activities with family.

Lawyer Rankings

West Midlands > Insurance > Clinical negligence: claimant

(Leading individuals)

Lucy Small  – Lanyon Bowdler

The ‘approachable and collaborative individuals’ at Lanyon Bowdler are praised for the ‘time given to the client to offer reassurance and explanations’. Shrewsbury-based Beth Heath leads the ‘very professional team‘ with a ‘human touch’, with Hereford-based Lucy Small key to the team and commended for her ‘outstanding‘ level of knowledge. The team has a vast array of experience in cases involving catastrophic injuries (including birth, brain and spinal injuries, amputations and fatal claims). Emma Broomfield has wide ranging experience of representing claimants with cerebral palsy, catastrophic brain and spinal injury as well as other injuries. Associate Laura Weir, specialises in a variety of high-value and complex cases.