In the course of her clinical negligence work Aideen has acted for clients in claims against their GP, hospital or health providers in relation to injuries suffered as a result of wrong treatment, surgical error, delay or missed diagnosis.
In terms of personal injury work, Aideen has represented clients injured in road traffic accidents, accidents at work and accidents on public property. Aideen has acted for clients suffering from a range of life changing injuries including brain injuries, obstetric injuries, orthopaedic injuries and amputations. Aideen has also represented families who have lost loved ones as a result of fatal accidents and medical negligence. She has a special interest in injuries to mothers and babies which occur during labour and delivery and in the neonatal period. In addition, Aideen has gained experience in representing clients in sexual abuse claims.
Aideen has acted for clients from all walks of life and understands that bringing a claim can often seem daunting. She communicates effectively to ensure that the process is understandable and clients feel comfortable and involved in their case. Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence claims invariably arise out of tragic and difficult circumstances and Aideen is both empathetic and professional.
Aideen studied Law and German at University College Cork in Ireland. She obtained a Masters in Criminology and Criminal Justice from Kings College London and a distinction in the Legal Practice Course at BPP University.