Suzanne Liversidge

Suzanne Liversidge

Partner Sheffield, United Kingdom

Qualification

  • Qualified in England and Wales in 1993

Suzanne leads Kennedys’ Sheffield office and is a member of the Strategy Board. She qualified in England and Wales in 1993, became a partner in 1997 and joined Kennedys in 2010.

Suzanne works with insurers, self-insured corporates and local authorities. She spearheads the firm’s retail sector.

In addition to managing the Sheffield office, Suzanne is focused on client care and the management of relationships. She acts as strategic advisor to improve business performance in the claims arena.

As a practicing lawyer, she specialised in employers’, public and motor liability claims, as well as health and safety advice and prosecutions. She has particular expertise in stress and highly sensitive matters with regulatory impact.

Suzanne is a regular speaker at conferences and contributor to organisations such as the Association of Local Authority Risk Managers (ALARM), and was President of the Sheffield Chamber of Commerce from 2011 to 2012. 

Very approachable and very commercially minded. She understands what insurers are looking for in today's markets and she provides value for money

The Gracechurch London Market Insurance Law Report

Market recognition

  • Recommended Lawyer for 'Personal injury: defendant (Yorkshire and the Humber)'
    The Legal 500 UK 2018/19
  • Included in the The Best Lawyersin the United Kingdom 2019 for Personal Injury Litigation (Sheffield)
  • The Gracechurch London Market Insurance Law Report 2016 described her as “...very approachable and very commercially minded. She understands what insurers are looking for in today's markets and she provides value for money.”
Market recognition
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    Recommended Lawyer

    The Legal 500 UK 2019

  • Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Awards Shortlisted logo

    Shortlisted

    Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Awards 2018

  • The Lawyer Awards 2018 - Best Client Service Innovation - Winner

    Winner - Best Client Service Innovation

    The Lawyer Awards 2018

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    Next Generation Lawyer

    The Legal 500 United Kingdom 2017

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    Recommended Lawyer

    The Legal 500 United Kingdom 2016