Meg joined the firm as a trainee solicitor in September 2017. In her first 6 months she gained experience in the Disease Unit and Public Sector Unit, covering the following areas:
- Public Liability - assisting on claims brought under the Occupiers' Liability Acts (1957 and 1984), the Landlord and Tenant Act 1985 and the Defective Premises Act 1972. Claims have involved accidents at schools, waste facilities, leisure facilities and on private land.
- Employers Liability - assisting on general workplace accident claims, including slipping and tripping, and claims relating to work equipment.
- Stress - assisting in the defence of stress claims.
- Highways Claims - assisting in the defence of claims brought under the Highways Act 1980.
Meg is currently in the second seat of her training contract in the Casualty unit.