Melissa Gardner 

Clinical Negligence


Melissa is a Partner in the Clinical Negligence Department. She joined JMW in 2006 and now runs a runs a caseload of complex claims including cerebral palsy and spinal injury cases.

Melissa is a member of the Law Society Clinical Negligence Panel which confirms her expertise and experience in her chosen area of law.

Most recently Melissa has been noted as an 'Associate to Watch' in Chambers and Partners 2016. The legal guide notes Melissa 'is already established in handling high-value claims, often involving children with brain injury, cauda equina and cerebral palsy. Noted for client care, she is "down to earth” and someone who “would really go out of her way to help you.” 

In her spare time, Melissa enjoys travelling and cycling, having completed the departmental ‘Coast to Coast’ bike ride in aid of charity.

Read more about one of Melissa's high value cases here

Tel: 0161 828 1968


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