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Gayle joined Walker Smith Way in 2007 originally working as a
secretary in Wills, trusts and probate and employment team. She
joined the trainee solicitor programme in 2010 and qualified as a
solicitor in 2012. Gayle is part of the clinical negligence team
and is developing her own caseload.
Why did you choose to specialise in clinical
Having gained experience in clinical negligence during my
training contact I found that I enjoyed developing my knowledge and
understanding in both medicine and law, I therefore welcomed the
opportunity to qualify in this area. Due to the nature of clinical
negligence cases I have the opportunity to work closely with
clients and establish a positive relationship to help guide them
through what can be a very difficult and emotional time.
What has been the highlight of your career so far?
To have progressed my career from a legal secretary to
solicitor with Walker Smith Way has been very special for me and I
hope that the best of my career is still yet to come with the
What do you feel most passionate about within your
Working in a supportive team environment and ensuring that
clients receive a high level of customer service.
What do you feel most passionate about within your home
Spending as much time as I can with my family. When I have the time
I enjoy running and I completed the London Marathon in April
If you won the lottery tomorrow, what is the first thing you would
I would make sure that my family were financially secure and go on
a huge spending spree with the rest. I will have to keep dreaming
though… I don't play!