Sally Jean-Nicholes > Leigh Day > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Leigh Day
PRIORY HOUSE
25 ST JOHN'S LANE
LONDON
EC1M 4LB
England
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Work Department

Clinical negligence.

Position

Sally-Jean is a partner in Leigh Day’s clinical negligence department. She has over 20 years’ experience working exclusively for claimants in clinical negligence cases. Her cases include those resulting in brain damage, severe disabilities or death in adults and children arising from negligent midwifery and obstetric care, negligent paediatric, surgical, A&E care, and in cases of delay in diagnosis and treatment of cancer. She is also regularly involved in inquests and undertakes post-settlement work. Specific recent successes include settlements for a child with cerebral palsy, a child with Erb’s palsy, orthopaedic injury, psychiatric injuries to parents following neonatal deaths, and gynaecological and rectal injury.

 

Career

Trained Wilford McBain, Clyde & Co; qualified 1990; Leigh Day 1992 to date.

Memberships

Law Society’s clinical negligence panel; Action Against Medical Accidents referral panel; British Deaf Association; APIL; The London Free Legal Advice Society (Islington Legal Advice Centre).

Education

Leeds University (1978 BA hons); Nottingham (1998 LLM advanced litigation).