Louise is a partner heading up the clinical negligence team in Manchester. Recognised as a Rising Star and Key Lawyer by the Legal 500, Louise is noted to be ‘fearless, bright and completely on the ball’. Louise advises on both medical and dental claims and has had many successes for her clients, including a finding of fundamental dishonesty resulting in costs recovery from a claimant directly. She has over 12 years’ experience in the field.
Louise specialises in primary care claims against general practitioners, dentists, nurses and ophthalmologists. She has also been instructed on a leading case on the issue of vicarious liability and non-delegable duty. Louise provides training both internally and externally and is a key member of the firmwide healthcare offering.
Louise’s team are recognised by the Legal 500 as a ‘team with strength in depth in complex clinical negligence work’ with ‘excellent client relationships’. She is a very enthusiastic, dedicated and successful defence clinical negligence lawyer, giving her full support to those subject to a claim. Many of her cases have received interest in the legal press.
Acted as legal adviser to Medical Protection Society (MPS) in connection with a clinical negligence claim.
Finding of fundamental dishonesty against Claimant upheld by High Court.
"Louise Jackson definitely goes above and beyond for each and every one of her clients. she is fearless, bright and completely on the ball."
"Louise Jackson’s understanding of complex issues and her ability to simplify the complexities, problem solve and innovate is outstanding. No stone is left unturned in understanding and researching cases. A pleasure to work with."