Suzanne Wilkinson

Suzanne Wilkinson

Partner (FCILEx) Sheffield, United Kingdom

Suzanne is a partner in the Sheffield office. A Chartered Legal Executive with more than 20 years’ experience, Suzanne specialises in defending employers' liability, public liability and property damage claims.

She has led on the defence of significant, complex claims including one which clarified the law concerning nuisance and non-negligent escape from a construction site.

First Class

The Legal 500 UK 2016

Work highlights

  • Suzanne has dealt with a number of high value claims brought by stunt performers and those in the film industry.
  • Represented the defendant in a complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) case in which the claimant sought amputation of her upper limb. Robust medical evidence resulted in the acceptance of a modest pre-litigation offer.
  • Advised in the settlement of dependency and psychiatric injury claims arising from an explosion at work which resulted in a fatality and injuries to multiple employees.
  • Handles a broad spectrum of complex injuries including amputations, brain injury and psychiatric injury.
Market recognition
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    Next Generation Lawyer

    The Legal 500 United Kingdom 2017