With a career spanning over 15 years, Lisa is a commercially astute Barrister with considerable experience in general civil and commercial litigation matters. She is regularly instructed in the pre-action stage of proceedings to strategically advise on and negotiate commercially sound and favourable outcomes for her clients.
Lisa regularly acts for both claimant and defendant in all types of contractual disputes, insurance, negligence claims and personal injury matters including but not limited to the following areas: employers’ liability, public liability, road traffic (including credit hire cases), occupiers’ liability, psychiatric injury, catastrophic injury, stress at work and travel law. In RTA matters she specialises in cases involving high-performance vehicles, motorcycles and fleet.
Lisa appears in the High Court, County Courts and Tribunals all over the country accepting instructions to appear at full hearings and a full range of applications in small, fast and multi-track matters. Lisa also accepts instructions to provide consultancy and/or advisory work in all of the areas above as well as drafting Opinions, Particulars of Claim, Defences, Reply and Defence to Counterclaim and Requests for Further Information.
Clients have included Ford Motor Company, HM Custom and Excise, The World Federation for Mental Health, Daimler Crysler Motor Company, Mercedes Benz, Thompson Holiday Company, Haven Insurance, AXA, Liverpool Victoria, GLS and The World Federation for Mental Health.
Lisa also has experience in charities law offering advice to both global and local charities in relation to set up, compliance, HR issues and outsourcing agreements and is currently the legal advisor to a leading global mental health charity.