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Kayleigh Hunter

Chartered Legal Executive - Clinical/Medical Negligence Team


Kayleigh's Teams

Clinical Negligence


Profile/Experience

Kayleigh graduated from Keele University in 2009 with a First Class Honours Degree in Law with Neuroscience. After obtaining her degree, Kayleigh worked abroad in Canada and then France before returning to the UK and joining Lanyon Bowdler in November 2012.

Initially Kayleigh worked in the firm’s employment team and played a key role in the development of the firm’s education sector, including advising schools on a range of employment issues.

Shortly after joining the firm Kayleigh underwent a Graduate Legal Diploma with CILEx Law School and after completing a three year period of recognised training qualified as a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives in August 2017.     

Since October 2016, Kayleigh has worked in the firm’s clinical negligence team and is now a Chartered Legal Executive based in the team’s Hereford office where she conducts a wide range of cases including; misdiagnosis, oncology, fatal accidents, orthopaedics, general surgery and cases involving psychiatric injury.  As well as having her own case load, Kayleigh also assists partner Lucy Small, on more complex cases including those involving birth, brain and spinal injuries.

 

Client Testimonials

Professional, clear on expectations, prompt on responding to my questions and queries. All paperwork sent promptly and clearly marked when you required my response. 

- Miss Nicola Georgina Foster

Kayleigh was very friendly, she was easy to talk to which made the whole process easier to deal with. 

- Mrs Nicola Goodman, Ludlow

Questions and answers were always very informative, if needed I felt that I could ring at any time for reassurance. 

- Mrs Julie Pamela Hartly, Hereford

All staff I spoke to were kind, considerate, professional and very polite. Keep it up. Excellent. 

- Mrs Christine Smith, Shrewsbury

Case Studies

12 Feb 2021

Delay in Diagnosis of Bowel Cancer Leading to Shortened Life Expectancy

Lanyon Bowdler was instructed by Mrs G in November 2017 to investigate a potential claim against the Shrewsbury &...

16 Apr 2021

Compensation Following Delay In Diagnosis and Treatment of Acute Appendicitis

Lanyon Bowdler helped C to claim compensation from Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust following a delay in diag...

01 Jun 2021

Hospital “Never Event” Led to Patient’s Premature Death

Lanyon Bowdler was instructed to investigate a potential claim arising from the death of a woman in her 70s following...