About Gemma Osgood
Gemma is an Associate in the Clinical Negligence team at BL Claims with extensive experience in all areas of clinical negligence claims
Main areas of practice She has been specialising in clinical negligence work since 2008, conducting all types of cases ranging from lower value claims including dental negligence and fatal accidents claims, to very high value complex cerebral palsy claims. Gemma has also been involved in numerous inquests, most notably the Gosport War Memorial Inquests in 2009. Gemma also assisted the main fee earner with parts of the well known Bailey v MOD case.
Clients Gemma has successfully pursued claims for clients with a wide range of injuries resulting from medical negligence, against individual practitioners, dentists, NHS Trusts and private hospitals.
Gemma believes in providing an individual service to her clients as every case and every client is different and will want different things. She is always happy to discuss a claim with a potential new client. She finds her job extremely rewarding and enjoys feeling like she is making a difference to her client's life. Her aim with all clients is to bring expertise with empathy.
As a team, BL Claims benefit from the extensive medical knowledge of other team members which include a doctor, midwife and two nurses. They also have excellent links with both emanent medical experts and barristers alike which enables them to ensure that clients receive the best service possible.
Outside of work Gemma is a keen sailor, regularly racing an X One Design from Hamble. Gemma competes in Cowes Week and has been awarded best female sailor twice in the past 4 years.