Helen joined Weightmans in 2002 having qualified as a solicitor in 1988. She is an associate in the risk and compliance team with a litigation background. She has acted on behalf of Insurers defending professional negligence claims against Solicitors as well as defending professional conduct complaints. She has experience of alternative dispute resolution and is also an accredited Mediator with Data Protection and Lean Six Sigma Practitioner qualifications.
Helen is an experienced Risk and Compliance lawyer for the practice dealing with professional indemnity claims. She advises and delivers training internally on a variety of operational, regulatory, business risk and compliance issues including data protection, information security, ethics and the code of conduct. She has experience of risk management and quality systems, together with claims and complaints handling including references to the Legal Ombudsman and the SRA. Helen also has experience of operational change management and internal change projects as well as Lexcel and practice management.