Kirsten joined Leigh Day in November 2007 having qualified as a solicitor in September 2006.
Kirsten specialises exclusively in clinical negligence
claims. She deals with a wide range of medical negligence cases including those against private doctors and clinics, NHS Hospitals and GPs, in cases of severe injury including neurological damage
. Kirsten also works on fatal cases, often also representing families at inquests. She has successfully settled a number of high value and complex clinical negligence claims on behalf of her clients, including birth injury claims for children born with cerebral palsy as a result of medical negligence.
Kirsten has a special interest in cases involving the delayed diagnosis of cancer
, including a number of claims arising out of the delayed diagnosis of Hodgkin’s and non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma.