Complex Injury Specialist
Shahida has helped many seriously-injured claimants recover compensation in diverse circumstances.
Specialising in complex cases and those where significant awards are merited, Shahida has worked with the victims of medical negligence, road accidents, accidents and negligence in the workplace, and criminal assault. She has successfully recovered compensation for clients whose injuries include psychological harm, in addition to catastrophic brain injuries and spinal damage.
Shahida's case studies
Shahida's clients have included a child who sustained multiple serious injuries in a road accident, resulting in a claim valued at between £60,000 and £100,000.
A cyclist who was knocked off their bike by an oncoming vehicle suffered a significant brain injuries. The injury has led to ongoing neurological symptoms, with the claim valued at an estimated £200,000 to £500,000 in damages.
Shahida's work with clients who were the victims of clinical negligence include a case of negligence following a miscarriage, which settled for £40,000 and a claimant who was assaulted by another patient during a hospital stay.
Specialist NHS experience
Shahida's work has meant she has considerable experience working with the NHS Resolution (formerly the NHS Litigation Authority) and also handling public liability and employer's liability claims against hospital trusts.