Charlotte Allen, Associate
Charlotte is an Associate in the Clinical Negligence team, assisting Samantha Critchley with complex and high-value birth injury and catastrophic claims, while also running her own caseload.
Charlotte is experienced in dealing with a wide range of clinical negligence claims, particularly those involving accident and emergency medicine, delay in diagnosis, surgical errors, fatal accidents, orthopaedic injuries and wrongful birth and stillbirth. Claims are conducted against individuals and organisations including GPs, dentists, NHS and private sector hospitals, and care homes.
Charlotte has successfully achieved significant financial settlements for many clients (from £25,000 - £350,000). She aims to secure interim payments as quickly as possible to enable her clients to access urgent treatment and rehabilitation while litigation is ongoing.
Charlotte recognises that the litigation process is a daunting experience and empathetically supports her clients step by step throughout their case.
Charlotte also has advocacy experience and has represented families during the inquest process.
Charlotte campaigns to raise cervical cancer awareness.