Alison is an experienced lawyer with a wealth of experience spanning 33 years of personal injury advice. She is based in Thompsons Solicitors' Birmingham office.

She specialises in injuries sustained in the workplace, on the road, public liability claims, and cases involving assaults. Alison has carved a niche in handling orthopaedic injuries, combining her deep legal knowledge with a keen sensitivity to the complexities of these cases.

In her leadership role, Alison adeptly manages a team focused on complex injury cases, ensuring that each case receives the meticulous attention it deserves. Her involvement extends beyond supervision, as she retains an active role in individual cases, leveraging her extensive experience in personal injury claims.

Alison's commitment to clients is reflected in her successful track record of securing maximum compensation. She is known for her diligent communication and keeping clients informed throughout the claim process, which is a testament to her dedication and client-focused approach.

Alison proudly represents individuals who have suffered injuries rather than employers or insurers who seek to defend themselves against claims. This commitment underscores her passion for justice and advocacy for the injured.

Outside work, Alison's interests are diverse. She enjoys leisure time engaging in activities such as reading, visiting the theatre, walking, and the gym.


Alison's case experience

  • Settled a case for a factory worker who suffered a severe leg injury as the result of slipping on untreated ice. He was unable to return to his previous job.
  • Acted for a cyclist who was runover by a lorry and who suffered multiple injures but was able to return to work following extensive treatment.
  • Won damages for the family of a construction worker who had contracted mesothelioma after being negligently exposed to asbestos while working in schools and other public buildings. 
  • Secured a substantial sum for a kitchen worker who began to suffer from a persistent cough following exposure to an intolerable level of dust, later being diagnosed with respiratory tract irritation. 


Professional membership

Alison is accredited by the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) as a senior litigator.