Katy Link

Katy Link

Associate & Clinical Negligence Senior Solicitor

Katy has 19 years’ post-qualified experience of medical negligence and personal injury work, and has progressed numerous cases through the court process to trial. She provides high quality work for the clients that she represents, having good attention to detail and technical knowledge. .

Katy prides herself on developing excellent relationships with both her clients and their families, wanting to reassure her clients and restore faith following the trauma that they will have experienced whilst securing the best possible outcome Whilst Katy deals with a variety of clinical negligence cases, she has a keen interest in orthopaedic, cosmetic surgery and also paediatric cases. Aside from her legal cases, Katy is working with the Clinical Negligence department to encourage and assist colleagues with training and experience in litigation. One of her more notable cases involved the Court of Appeal, with the defendant appealing the judgement given by the County Court. Permission to appeal was rejected and her client successfully received over £350,000 compensation. Katy works with the Lawcare Charity as a Peer supporter, providing advice and support for people within the Legal community and working on a one-to-one basis with struggling Lawyers. She is also a keen promoter of supporting mental health within the workplace.

Areas of Specialism

Notable Settled Cases

MPH

Fully disputed case, hip replacement, £500K settlement achieved.

JK

Fully disputed case, 87-year-old male, partial foot amputation. £72.5K settlement achieved.

GJ

Fully disputed case, unnecessary STARR procedure. £200k settlement achieved.

Special Interests

Qualifications and Accreditations

  • Associate
  • Solicitor