Partner promotion for healthcare lawyer Liz
24th May 2013
LAW firm Ward Hadaway has promoted Healthcare Associate Liz Hackett to the position of Partner.
Liz (pictured) has worked in the field of healthcare since qualification, undertaking defendant clinical negligence claims and inquests on behalf of NHS Trusts and Medical Defence Organisations.
She also has wide and varied experience of advising on general healthcare issues, including public inquiries, disciplinary and regulatory matters.
Liz is an experienced advocate and has significant experience in complicated and high profile multi-agency inquests where she has a particular interest in mental health issues.
She joined Ward Hadaway’s extensive healthcare team in 2010 and is based at the firm’s Leeds office.
Jamie Martin, managing partner at Ward Hadaway, said: “It is a great pleasure to be able to announce Liz’s promotion to Partner at Ward Hadaway.
“She is extremely hard-working, dedicated and a great asset for the firm who provides invaluable help, advice and assistance to our healthcare clients right across the country.
“Her promotion to Partner is richly deserved and is a reflection of the efforts which she puts into her work and the ability and enthusiasm she demonstrates.”
Liz Hackett said: “I am delighted to be promoted to Partner at Ward Hadaway and look forward to continuing to build on the hard work and successes of the healthcare team in meeting the needs of our clients.”
Ward Hadaway now has 80 Partners and employs over 400 staff at its offices in Newcastle, Leeds and Manchester.