Qualifications

Joint Honours LL.B and French University of Edinburgh

Diplome de Droit Francais University of Paris-Sud

Special interests

Health & Safety

Personal Injury

Professional liability and regulation

Public and fatal accident inquiries

Biography

Chambers and Partners 2015 ranked Fiona for Clinical Negligence saying “She is incredibly clever; you really trust her ability to run the case.

Principally recommended for her expertise on cases relating to birth injuries and brain damage. She is highly experienced across the full range of clinical negligence matters, and is instructed by both pursuers and defenders.”  Fiona specialises in personal injury and has extensive experience in cases ranging from small injuries to highly complex multimillion pound brain injury and obstetric claims.  In clinical negligence she has experience in all areas of medicine and her personal injury work includes fatal cases and multi-party actions. She has appeared in civil jury trials and fatal accident inquiries. Her background in commercial litigation as a solicitor in a large firm has made her accustomed to complexity and high financial stakes.  She has recently been appointed as an ad hoc Advocate Depute