Professionally, this is a group of highly skilled, very diligent medical negligence lawyers who scrutinise every aspect of a claim, and represent their clients tirelessly. Very simply, they want to give people the best possible chance of continuing their lives with the requisite financial and medical support.

Personally, they are down to earth, friendly and approachable people whom you can talk to and confide in. They’ve seen most things and understand how these traumatic incidents can devastate lives, gauging the true cost of the physical, psychological and emotional damage sustained. They will listen and encourage and then use their technical skills to translate everything that they’ve heard and felt into positive action for you.

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Michelle Gyte - Solicitor

Michelle Gyte


GP, hospital, care/residential home and dental negligence provided by the NHS and private practice
Birth injuries arising out of birth injury
Delay in diagnosis/treatment, poor surgical technique, failure to monitor and/or refer to an appropriate specialist etc.
Special interest in coordinating complex, and often high value cases, pursued on behalf of children and patients under a disability.
Multi party actions 

BA(hons) & Diploma in Legal Practice
Panel Member of the Law Society Accreditation Scheme for Clinical Negligence
Senior Member of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) with Litigator status

Jenna Kisala - Solicitor

Jenna Kisala


Mental Health diagnoses and treatment- delays in diagnoses
Claims on behalf of children and babies
Inquest preparation and representation
Dental negligence- NHS or private treatment

LLB (Hons) and Diploma in Legal Practice
BS with honours
Member of the Periclean Honour Society
Proficient in French and German
British Sign Language Level 1

Catherine Ferguson - Solicitor

Catherine Ferguson


Prescription errors
Delay in diagnosis of treatment
Missed diagnosis
Surgical injuries
Orthopaedic injuries
GP claims
Inquests and Human rights

LLB (Hons) & Diploma in Legal Practice, University of Sheffield


‘Catherine was a joy to have represent me, she is able to ‘pitch’ her professionalism and compassion just right.’

Ms L

'You went above and beyond to help us, first with [the] CFA, then reduced fees and capping cost, then all your efforts with the actual inquest itself; we sincerely appreciated it.’

Ms C

“Thank you for all your hard work Catherine it is much appreciated.”

Ms D

Amy Fiddler - Solicitor

Amy Fiddler


GP, hospital, care/residential home and dental negligence
Delay in diagnosis/treatment
Poor surgical technique
Failure to monitor and/or refer to an appropriate specialist

BA(hons) & Diploma in Legal Practice
LLB (Hons) Law Degree


'Amy has been working on a medical negligence case regarding my late mum, the claim didn't go as we wanted but l like to say what a lovely lady Amy is, she has compassion, empathy and was supportive in the hard time I was going through.'

I would like to thank Amy and everyone at Howells who helped me through this.'

Ms P

"Thank you for everything and never stop being a very lovely, sensitive solicitor. The words lovely and sensitive probably do not go with solicitor but in your case they do!"