Joanna qualified in 1997 and joined Lyons Davidson in 2008. She has specialised in clinical negligence for many years, is a member of the Solicitors Regulation Authority Clinical Negligence Accreditation Scheme and is a nationally recognised specialist. Joanna is experienced in dealing with a whole range of cases, including high-value birth injury claims, brain injury cases and spinal damage cases. She also has experience of fatal claims, oncology, cardiology, gynaecology, orthopaedic, neurological, obstetric and other surgical claims.
Do you find yourself constantly feeling fearful, nervous and trapped in your relationship? You tell yourself that it can’t be abuse as your partner isn’t physically hurting you, so why do you feel so afraid? What you are experiencing could be coercive control. Coercive control is a strategic form of sustained psychological and emotional abuse … Continued
When we think of someone who provides care for the vulnerable, we think of those who devote their careers to the National Health Service. We think of those who work long hours for little pay. We think of everyone we clapped for during COVID. However, the silent majority of those performing care roles are unpaid … Continued
Exceptional Hardship When a driver accumulates 12 or more penalty points within a 3 year period (counting back from the date of the most recent offence), the Court are obliged to impose a mandatory disqualification from driving of at least 6 months (it can sometimes be more) unless the Court can be persuaded that to … Continued