Gill is a Partner within our clinical negligence department. She has spent over 20 years in the legal profession specialising in the field of claimant clinical negligence, having begun her career as a nurse.
Gill has acted for claimants in cases which have pushed legal boundaries, including the case of Rabone which was decided in the Supreme Court, and she has worked with charities and the media, to raise awareness of medical issues. She views the work that she does on behalf of claimants as giving people a voice when things have gone wrong and as a means of improving standards in healthcare.
Gill is also a member of the Multi-Professional Advisory Panel of Baby Lifeline, a charity which is dedicated to improving the care of pregnant women and newborn babies by raising funds for maternity and neonatal equipment and providing specialist training.
Chambers 2019 says:
Gill Edwards is "incredibly good with clients – they really warm to her," according to sources, who also note: "She is very good on the medical details." She handles claims concerning cerebral palsy, delays in surgery, amputations and spinal injuries.
Previous comments from Chambers 2018 included the following: Gill Edwards garners praise from a client who says: "The way that she helped me is amazing. She is fantastic." She has been active in amputation cases, and is also experienced in spinal and brain injury claims.
Legal 500 says:
Gill Edwards handles a number of high value and catastrophic clinical negligence cases.