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Drummond Miller LLP

Work Department

Medical & Clinical Negligence


Partner and Head of Litigation


Liesa is a partner in the Litigation Department and specialises in Clinical Negligence and Personal Injury. She is recognised as one of the leading clinical negligence practitioners in Scotland and acts exclusively on behalf of pursuers.

Liesa is accredited as a specialist in Clinical Negligence Law by the Law Society of Scotland. She is a Senior Litigator with APIL and a member of the Law Society Panel for Specialist Accreditation in Clinical Negligence.

Liesa graduated from Edinburgh University with LLB (Hons) in 1987 and obtained her diploma in Legal Practice from Edinburgh in 1988. She is a Notary Public

She undertook her traineeship with Drummond Miller and became a partner in 1996.

Liesa has been named on the elite list of leading lawyers in the UK along with her Tier 1 ranking.

Lawyer Rankings

Scotland > Insurance > Medical negligence: pursuer

(Leading individuals)

Liesa SpillerDrummond Miller LLP

Drummond Miller LLP‘s clinical negligence practice is regarded by some as ‘the leader in their field‘. The ‘hugely experienced’ Liesa Spiller leads the team and is an expert in claims concerning birth injuries and surgical errors, with a consistent record of major settlements. ‘Extremely tenacious’ fellow practice leader Darren Deery is very active on claims involving misdiagnosis or delayed diagnosis, with certain cases going to the Court of Session, often reaching seven-figure settlements.