Andreja is an Associate in the Healthcare team.
Andreja advises on manages matters ranging from the preliminary analysis of new cases to fully litigated files on behalf of the NHS Litigation Authority and various NHS Trusts, as well as continuing to work on a vast range of complex cases with a variety of experienced supervisors.
Andreja has acquired significant experience in inquest work, ranging from having conduct of and undertaking inquests independently, to being heavily involved in complex and sensitive inquests. In addition to conducting up to two day inquests independently, Andreja assisted on several high profile inquests, including inquests involving a jury, Article 2 inquests, inquests involving mental health issues, a two week inquest involving death of a baby and numerous complex and high profile inquests involving ambulance staff.
She also has experience in interviewing witnesses and drafting witness statements, conducing pre-inquest meetings, as well as assisting in SUI processes and undertaking a forensic analysis of documents when reconstructing key issues.
Andreja routinely reviews and redacts documents and medical records, and deals with other aspects of pre-action disclosure obligations on behalf of various NHS trusts. Andreja is also regularly seconded to NHS Trusts and NHS Litigation Authority and she frequently carries out research and prepares presentations in relation to various topics, ranging from legal enquires to duty of candour and disclosure of medical records.
Andreja spent several years working for the European Institutions, initially as a Stagiaire at the European Commission’s Directorate General for Health and Consumer Protection and thereafter as a Lawyer Linguist at the European Parliament.