Andrea is a highly experienced medical negligence solicitor based in Thompsons’ Manchester office, dedicated to supporting individuals and families affected by negligent medical treatment.
Becoming a solicitor in 2001, she has since specialised in representing patients who have suffered serious and life-changing injuries and families of deceased individuals, assisting with subsequent estate and dependency claims.
Andrea's client base is diverse, encompassing people living with spinal and traumatic brain injuries, complex pain, and blindness. She has advocated for victims of misdiagnosis and delayed diagnosis of various diseases, including cancer and other serious illnesses. In addition, Andrea has brought claims related to sepsis, obstetric and gynaecological injuries, complications in childbirth, and the mishandling of diabetes patients, often leading to amputations.
Andrea also represents individuals injured following mesh implants for treating urinary incontinence (typically TVT and TOT mesh). She ardently supports the many women who have suffered significant injustices and life-altering impacts due to these implants.
Believing that all legal advice should be accessible and understandable, Andrea ensures her clients are comfortable discussing their personal experiences. She accommodates home and hospital visits and is open to discussions outside regular office hours, providing flexibility for her clients needing legal advice at unconventional times.
Throughout her career, Andrea has amassed experience across a wide range of cases, including group litigation, furthering her specialisation in personal injury and clinical negligence.
Outside her professional life, Andrea has a keen interest in human rights, inclusivity, and LGBTQ+ issues. She relishes walking in the countryside around her home, reading, and travelling, showcasing her dedication to her career and personal passions.