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250 PARK LANE, MACCLESFIELD, SK11 8AD, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01625 614250
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Fax 01625 614252
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Web:
www.jobling-gowler.co.uk

Gill Peate

Tel:
Work 01625 614 250
Email:
Jobling Gowler Solicitors

Work Department

Clinical Negligence
Serious Personal Injury

Position

Partner and Head of Clinical Negligence
Gill has spent her legal career working in the field of claimant Clinical Negligence and Serious Personal Injury.
Gill has particular interest in cases involving birth injury, acquired brain injury and medical and surgical complications.  She has secured numerous multi-million pound settlements for claimants, whilst throughout maintaining a warm and supportive relationship with her clients.
Gill's ability to provide a new and fresh persepctive on client matters has afforded her an excellent reputation amongst leading counsel.  Gill has successfully resurected and settled claims which have been rejected or abandoned by other high ranking solicitors.  As such Gill is regularly referred work that benefit from her combined medical and legal expertise.

Career

Qualified as a Registered General Nurse in Sheffield in 1987, Gill worked as a ward sister for five years before taking a career break to have a family and retrain in law.  Gill qualified as a solicitor in 2005, joining Jobling Gowler Solicitors in 2014. Gill becase a partner in 2017.

Member

Law Society Clinical Negligence Panel member;
Member of APIL, AvMa and SCIL.
Gill is also a trustee of teh Disability Information Bureau

Education

BA (Hons), Medieval and Modern History, University of Birmingham, 1982.
RGN- Sheffield School of Nursing, 1987.
Post Graduatte Diploma in Law, Manchester Metropolitan University, 2000.

Leisure

Gill enjoys sailing with friends and has become the fountain of knowledge within the firm on the best ports in the world to visit!


North West: Insurance

Clinical negligence: claimant

Within: Clinical negligence: claimant

Jobling Gowler LLP Solicitors  is a ‘niche firm that is a match for the bigger firms’. The ‘well-organisedGill Peate  and the ‘experienced’ Simon Gowler  are the key figures. Peate advises on a range of serious injury claims and has a particular interest in cases involving acquired brain injury. Gowler has specific expertise in orthopaedic cases and cases of unnecessary lower limb amputations. The team is adept at handling complex claims including claims following birth injury, spinal injury or unnecessary fatalities. Heather Jobling retired.

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