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Nicola Edgar

Senior Associate

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Nicola is an Associate in our litigation team who specalises in personal injury law

 

 

Expertise

Business expertise

Nicola acts for defenders, and is highly  experienced in employers' liability. She has conducted proceedings in both the Sheriff court and the Court of Session in addition to dealing with pre-litigated claims.

She was successful in recovering significant damages on behalf of the pursuer in a recent medical negligence case in the Court of Session, Bell v Alliance Medical Limited & Ors.

Individuals and Families expertise

Nicola acts for pursuers and has represented a wide variety of clients, including individuals and insurers.

She has conducted proceedings in both the Sheriff court and the Court of Session in addition to dealing with pre-litigated claims.  She is experienced in public liability, road traffic and medical negligence cases.   She has recent experience of acting in a number of catastrophic injury cases and was involved in Hamilton v Ferguson Transport (Spean Bridge) Ltd.  

What our clients and peers say: 

It was a pleasure to work with Nicola. She kept me informed at all stages of the case. She was extremely helpful, gave knowledgeable advice and was easy to work with. She ensured that we got the best possible outcome. I would recommend Nicola to everyone.

Private Client, Glasgow

Nicola Edgar handled my case with excellence, getting me 233% more in damages than the original offer. I would recommend Nicola to anyone wanting to claim following a whiplash injury.

Private Client, Perth

Nicola has been very helpful every step of the process and has made a stressful situation much more manageable

Private Client, Glasgow

Nicola Edgar’s handling of my personal injury claim has resulted in her successfully negotiating substantial damages on my behalf. Throughout, Ms Edgar has offered excellent advice, keeping me informed of progress at all times. A very satisfactory conclusion.

Private Client, Glasgow

Recent Content by Nicola Edgar

11 Jul 2019

Controversial changes proposed to medical negligence law in England

Our medical negligence team members Nicola Edgar and Derek Couper discuss the latest controversial changes which were proposed to medical negligence ...
Podcast
Nicola Edgar, Derek Couper
31 May 2019

Radical Changes proposed to Medical Negligence Law

Sir Rupert Jackson, a former Court of Appeal Judge whose views have previously formed the basis of government policy, has set out radical proposals...
Blog
Nicola Edgar
30 Apr 2019

Court limits the scope of vicarious liability for employers

Employers will undoubtedly welcome the recent High Court decision in Shelbourne v Cancer Research (2019) EWHC 842 (QB) that an employer was not...
Blog
Nicola Edgar

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Accredited Specialist, Law Society Scotland

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