Lucienne Westbrook > DMH Stallard LLP > Crawley, England > Lawyer Profile

DMH Stallard LLP
Griffin House
135 High Street
RH10 1DQ
England

Work Department

Dispute Resolution

Position

Lucienne is a Partner

Career

Lucienne has wide experience of all types of personal injury claims including clinical and dental negligence cases.

Lucienne’s particular expertise lies in accidents at work, accidents at sea, in the air and on the road, high value cases involving brain injury, spinal injuries, multiple injuries and Claimant medical negligence matters. She also has experience of dealing with inquests and was involved in a lead case in the Hepatitis C blood transfusion litigation.

Lucienne has particular experience of high value cases involving brain injury, spinal injuries and multiple injuries and has settled several cases for amounts in excess of £1 million. She also has experience of industrial disease claims, mesothelioma and asbestosis. She is a specialist in sports related personal injury claims and successfully represented the Claimant in the high-profile 2007 Court of Appeal Case Mountford v Newlands School [2007] EWCA Civ 21. In addition, she deals with and advises on defendant personal injury claims for existing clients.

Languages

English, German

Memberships

  • APIL
  • APIL spinal and brain injury special interest groups

Education

Lucienne qualified as a solicitor in 1987.

Lawyer Rankings

South East > Insurance > Personal injury and clinical negligence: claimant

DMH Stallard LLP covers a broad range of claims, from accidents at work to misdiagnosis cases. The team, which is led by Gatwick-based Tessa Grayson, has decades of experience of cases including surgical negligence and road traffic accidents. She works alongside Guildford-based Lucienne Westbrook; the duo are described as ‘exceptional‘ and ‘able to grasp factually and legally complex cases in a pragmatic fashion, with little difficulty… they have a seemingly encyclopaedic knowledge of relevant case law in the personal injury sector.