Clare Galvani

Biography

Clare Galvani is a highly regarded and experienced Litigator, specialising in Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence claims.

Clare has over 20 years of experience helping people to rebuild their lives after being involved in an accident or suffering negligent medical care.

Her lateral thinking, attention to detail and hard-working attitude makes Clare an extremely valueable asset to anyone pursuing a compenstation claim. She works tenatiously on all her cases to achieve the best possible outcome for her clients. Clare's specialist skills in negotiation, communication and management, ensure that she is best placed to represent clients in need of robust representation both in and out of court. Clare believes she was 'born to litigate' as she never gives up and is a natural debater.

Using her extensive management experience and leadership skills, Clare is also responsible for all HR and recruitment matters within Lamb Brooks, helping to drive the business forward in terms of its strategy and people management.

Clare was made Partner in July 2022 as Head of HR & Recruitment alongside her client facing position.



Work Highlights

  • Representing a lady who had a delayed diagnosis of lung cancer. Sadly a scan 3 years previous was interpreted incorrectly resulting in a failure to refer for further assessment which would have led to an earlier diagnosis. The delayed diagnosis meant that curable surgery was no longer an option and sadly she passed away. The Trust admitted responsibility and a six-figure settlement was achieved.

 

  • Representing a gentleman who sustained life long permanent injuries when the glass of a door entering a public house failed. After disputing liability pre-issue, an agreement was finally reached in relation to liability following the service of proceedings and a substantial six-figure settlement was achieved.

 

  • Representing a lady who underwent a total abdominal hysterectomy. During the operation her ureter was damaged resulting in further surgery and increased urinary symptoms. The injury was particularly severe as the lady only had 1 kidney in any event and any further damage to the kidney as a result of the increased urinary symptoms and subsequent infections would have been catastrophic. A claim was therefore advanced for provisional damages on the basis that there was a risk that at sometime in the future she might suffer renal dysfunction or renal failure to her remaining kidney. A substantial settlement was agreed.

  • Representing a gentleman who was cycling along a highway when his wheel got caught in a pothole causing him to be thrown over his handlebars and sustain permanent injuries. Liability was strenuously disputed by the Defendant up until a month before Trial, when a settlement was finally achieved and he was compensated for his permanent injury, future surgery required and loss of chance on the open labour market.

Key Specialisms

Delay in Diagnosing Cancer | GP Claims | Accidents at Work  |  High-Value Road Traffic Accident Claims  |  Pedestrian Claims  |  Public Liability  |  Employers Liability  |  Trips, Slips & Falls  |  Dental Claims  |  Clinical Negligence  |  No Win, No Fee  | Compensation Claims | Loss of Limb Claims | Surgical Errors

Clare Galvani

Partner, Head of HR & Recruitment | Personal Injury & Clinical Negligence

t: 01256 305564

clare.galvani@lambbrooks.com

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Client Testimonials


"I would like to thank Clare Galvani for helping me resolve a legal dispute. Clare was handed my case by another firm that literally sat on it for almost a year, she was so efficient and professional, she talked me through every step and worked hard to get me a positive result, which she did. Clare made the whole experience easy for me and got very little remuneration for all of the hours she worked on my behalf. I would highly recommend this firm and this lady" - JS

"I decided to use Lamb Brooks after a recommendation from a friend. Clare Galvani handled my personal injury claim with professionalism and thoughtfulness. As with a lot of legal actions it took a period of time to complete, but Clare kept me informed at the crucial points throughout the whole case, which led to a satisfactory outcome. Once again thank you" - SF

"Clare Galvani advised and helped with a legal case for me. It was dealt with in a very professional manor and the outcome was very good. I would highly recommend this company and especially Clare" - LW

"My contact at Lamb Brooks was Clare Galvani and she took me through every step of the way using language that was easy to understand. She never gave unrealistic advice and I always felt confident of a favourable outcome and so it has turned out" - TR



Outside of Work

Outside of work Clare enjoys leading an active lifestyle. She enjoys the outdoors, particularly mountain biking, climbing and water sports. Clare also has a passion for music and travel. She has travelled around the world, which has instilled a love of different cultures and food.

Loves: Running  |  Thai Food  |  Snowboarding

Loathes: Peas  |  Laundry  |  Getting Petrol

Lamb Brooks LLP
Victoria House
39 Winchester Street
Basingstoke
Hampshire
RG21 7EQ
01256 471 085

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