The Legal 500

Twitter Logo Youtube Circle Icon LinkedIn Icon

DMH Stallard LLP

GAINSBOROUGH HOUSE, PEGLER WAY, CRAWLEY, RH11 7FZ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01293 605000
Fax:
Fax 01293 543760
DX:
57102 CRAWLEY
Email:
Web:
www.dmhstallard.com

Lucienne Westbrook

Tel:
Work 01293 585637
Email:
DMH Stallard LLP

Work Department

Personal injury.

Position

Lucienne is a partner in the personal injury team and has wide experience of all types of personal injury claims including clinical and dental negligence cases. She also has experience of dealing with inquests and was involved in a lead case in the Hepatitis C blood transfusion litigation. She 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 E1 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.

Career

Trained at S Rutter & Co; qualified 1987. Made partner in present firm 1993.

Languages

German.

Member

SRA Personal Injury Accreditation Scheme (Personal Injury Panel), APIL and APIL spinal and brain injury special interest groups.

Education

Our Lady’s Convent Senior School; University of Birmingham (LLB (Hons) 1984).


South East: Insurance

Clinical negligence: claimant

Within: Clinical negligence: claimant

The clinical negligence department of 'extremely competent and client-oriented firm' DMH Stallard LLP 'has a good range of expertise in clinical negligence' and 'responds swiftly to queries'. It handles claims concerning birth injuries, misdiagnosis, oncology, surgical errors, fatal cases, pressure sores, undiagnosed fractures, informed consent and defective medical products against hospitals, cosmetic surgeons, GPs, dentists, opticians, mental health departments and various other practitioners. Partner Lucienne Westbrook is the key contact, while personal injury lawyer Tessa Grayson leads the overall team.

[back to top]


Back to index

Legal Developments worldwide

Legal Developments and updates from the leading lawyers in each jurisdiction. To contribute, send an email request to