Sharon Allison - Partner

Sharon is Head of Medical Negligence and deals with all claims arising from medical injury events such as birth injury and catastrophic medical accidents.

She has a specialist interest in mental health, specifically dealing with cases of suicide arising from failures in mental health care. Sharon regularly represents families nationwide at inquests and has extensive experience of the Coroner’s Court and the inquest process.

Sharon joined the firm in July 2000. She qualified as a member of ILEX in June 2004 and became an Associate in July 2012. Sharon has also been accredited as a Fellow by The Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL). In addition, Sharon has also been awarded membership on the AvMA (Action Against Medical Accidents) panel, which involved a rigorous application process.

She is a regular contributor to the media on issues of mental health and patient safety arising from medical errors. She also works with national stakeholders on campaigns relating to medical injury and patient safety issues.