Overview

Charlotte is a senior associate in the dispute resolution team. She regularly advises clients on highly sensitive and complex civil disputes. She also has considerable experience advising on health and safety issues including prosecutions, regulatory investigations and inquests.

Experience
  • Acting for a manufacturing client in a multi-million pound arbitration claim regarding the provision of faulty goods from an international supplier.
  • Advising a transport client in relation to the defence of multiple warranty claims from international buyers.
  • Providing on-going incident response in relation to a multi-fatality incident, including advising on provision of documents to regulators and contractual liabilities in relation to safety obligations.
  • Advising a client in relation to an ORR prosecution into a death at work, including representing the company at the inquest and advising on the appeal of an Improvement Notice.
  • Providing advice to a train operating company in relation to possible breaches of health and safety legislation following a death of a passenger. Also advised on approach to inquest and assisting with the response to the invitation to interview under caution.
  • Acting for a non-departmental government body in defence of a multi-million pound procurement challenge.