Gill is a senior solicitor in our clinical negligence department and has spent over 20 years in the legal profession specialising in the field of claimant clinical negligence, having begun her career as a nurse.
She deals with a range of cases and has particular expertise in brain and spinal injury, amputation and human rights. 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 has acted for claimants in cases which have pushed legal boundaries and she has worked with charities, as well as the media, to raise awareness of medical issues.
Gill enjoys spending time with her family and friends in the Lake District and loves all things Italian.
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.