Samantha is a specialist civil barrister providing advice and advocacy to both claimants and defendants.
Her practice encompasses all aspects of personal injury work including road traffic litigation and credit hire, employers’ liability, public liability and industrial disease. Samantha frequently appears in cases involving allegations of fundamental dishonesty and section 57 of the Criminal Justice and Courts Act 2015.
Samantha has considerable experience in all areas of civil litigation, civil procedure and costs. She has particular expertise in Fixed Recoverable Costs Cases and regularly appears in CCMCs, costs assessment hearings and interim applications. Her detailed knowledge of the CPR and costs law is particularly relevant to costs management and budgeting and achieving successful conclusions to cases.
Samantha is also a qualified mediator.
Prior to being called to the Bar, Samantha read Law at Leicester University, before completing the BVC at Manchester Metropolitan University, where she graduated top of the year. She was called to the Bar by Lincoln’s Inn in 2005. Samantha joined Chambers in 2015 having practised at Cobden House Chambers for 10 years.
She is known for her friendly and down to earth manner. She provides clear, robust advice and is sensitive to the concerns and needs of her clients.