Kelly Lloyd-Davies > Slater and Gordon > Cardiff, United Kingdom > Lawyer Profile

Slater and Gordon
CF10 3GA
United Kingdom

Work Department

Clinical Negligence


Senior associate, Kelly Lloyd-Davies is Team Leader of the complex clinical negligence team in Wales. Based in the Cardiff office, Kelly is an experienced and accomplished clinical negligence solicitor who ably heads the team dealing with a wide range of complex clinical negligence cases whilst running her very own extensive case load of complex and catastrophic claims.
A senior and respected manager and lawyer, Kelly was part of the Slater and Gordon national team who devised and implemented the business litigation strategy for the management of complex cases across the organisation.
Commercially aware, Kelly is a skilled and very proactive litigator. With nearly two decades of experience, she has gained a vast amount of expertise in advising clients on birth injury claims, delayed or missed diagnosis claims, negligent surgery and treatment claims. Renowned across the sector for her professionalism, knowledge of the law, and empathy, Kelly’s clients include adults, adults with a disability, children, and bereaved families.
Working closely with numerous charities and organisations, Kelly is an accredited APIL member and has an excellent understanding of current legislation and case law.



Kelly joined Slater and Gordon Lawyers in 2003 as a trainee solicitor and qualified as a solicitor in 2005.

Lawyer Rankings

Wales > Insurance > Clinical negligence: claimant

(Rising stars)

Kelly Lloyd-DaviesSlater and Gordon

The ‘highly committed’ team at Slater and Gordonworks well together’ to ensure that clients are ‘extremely well-served’ across a range of high-value and complex cases, where they also benefit from access to complementary services including Court of Protection and trusts services, if necessary. Team head Yvonne Agnew  is ‘one of the foremost UK experts in birth injury cases’, and as well as her continued involvement in high-profile cases is also a vital mentor for more junior practitioners within the group. At a senior associate level, Lara Bennett is a ‘dedicated and skilful claimant lawyer’, while Kelly Lloyd-Davieshas a solid grasp of the issues in each case’, including on birth injury as well as delayed or missed diagnosis claims. Julia Reynolds departed to Leigh Day in 2024.