Areas of Expertise

About Amanda

Amanda specialises in representing local authorities in claims relating to social care including failure to remove, abuse, neglect and human rights challenges. Amanda has acquired specific knowledge and understanding of how local authorities exercise their duties under the relevant legislation and is aware of the need for sensitivity and data protection when dealing with these claims.

 

Amanda defends allegations of negligence claims against education providers including special educational needs, failure to educate, assaults and bullying claims and is familiar with the processes and procedures which pertain to the educational sector. 

 

Amanda has dealt with a wide range of employers’ liability and public liability claims on behalf of institutional clients for over 20 years and other personal injury actions.

 

Amanda is a regular contributor to the Dolmans Insurance Bulletin.

Articles

WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC v Various Claimants [2020] & Barclays Bank PLC v Various Claimants [2020]

Poole Borough Council v GN & Another [2019] UKSC 25

CD v The Catholic Child Welfare Society & Others [2018] EWCA Civ 2342

Woodland v Essex County Council [2013] UKSC 66

Our popular bulletins and events will keep you abreast of the latest legal developments.

This edition considers an incident at Manorbier Castle, Pembrokeshire, where the Court had to decide whether the condition of a rural footpath was dangerous and various case summaries.

This edition considers recent case-law updates as well as the increase in bereavement damages.

Our annual keynote seminar was held on Tuesday, 18 June 2019 at the Vale Resort. Speakers included Simon Evans, Peter Bennett, Amanda Evans and guest speaker, Steven Ford QC.

This edition considers an incident at Manorbier Castle, Pembrokeshire, where the Court had to decide whether the condition of a rural footpath was dangerous and case summaries relating to surveillance evidence and the perils involved with effecting service of the Claim Form. 

This edition considers recent case-law updates as well as the increase in bereavement damages.

Our annual keynote seminar was held on Tuesday, 18 June 2019 at the Vale Resort. Simon Evans considered the impact of the Civil Liability Act 2018, Peter Bennett provided a regulatory update and Amanda Evans and guest speaker, Steven Ford QC, discussed recent developments following CN v Poole BC [2019] UKSC 25.

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