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Chair of Women's Forum Esther Gamble Barrister
+44 (0) 845 210 5555 No. 5 Chambers Fountain Court Steelhouse Lane Birmingham West Midlands B4 6DR [email protected] www.no5.com

"Women remained significantly under-represented at the senior end of the profession. A diverse Bar is a strong Bar and Midland Circuit is determined that everyone should have equality of opportunity, and support in achieving their career goals. Everyone on the Women's Forum committee is dedicated to helping women on the Midland Circuit maximise their potential, through professional development, networking and support, and I'm so proud to be a part of this." Esther Gamble 

Profile
Esther practices exclusively in the fields of clinical negligence and personal injury litigation, with a busy and well-established practice spanning the full spectrum of medical fields, injuries and accidents. Her work includes high value claims, complex matters involving multiple defendants, and injuries of the utmost severity including fatalities. Esther prides herself on being accessible and responsive, and working as a team with her instructing solicitors. She is regularly complimented by medical experts for her impressive grasp of medical issues. Professional clients often instruct her in the most delicate cases, for her sensitive and empathetic approach.
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Recommended by the leading Legal Directories: "Meticulous in her attention to detail and leaves no stone unturned when advising clients." "She's an excellent analyst and particularly good with experts in conferences. Can quickly build trust with vulnerable or nervous clients." Chambers UK 2019 “She has a forensic eye for detail and excellent client care skills.” Legal 500 2019 In 2018, Esther co-founded the Midland Circuit Women’s Forum of which she is currently Chair. The Forum aims to maximise the potential of women on the Midland Circuit through professional development, networking and support, and runs regular professional events as well as a mentoring scheme. Esther is also a member of the Bar Council Retention Panel which aims to increase the retention of women in practice at the Bar, and she is involved with a number of initiatives at local and national level focused on reducing harassment in the workplace.
Expertise Clinical Negligence Personal Injury Serious Injury
Qualifications BSc Mathematics and Philosophy (First Class, Sheffield) Post-Graduate Diploma in Law (Distinction, Nottingham) Bar Vocational Course (Outstanding, Nottingham) Approved for Direct Access work
Memberships AvMA Birmingham Medico-Legal Society Personal Injuries Bar Association Midland Circuit Bar Council Retention Panel Chair of Midland Circuit Women’s Forum Panel Reviewer for Bar Pro Bono Unit
Year Of Call 2001
Display On Map Chambers No. 5 Chambers
Years of call timeline
  • 2001-Called to the Bar
  • 2001-Joined Midland Circuit
  • 2018-Vice-Chair of Midland Circuit Women's Forum
  • 2019-Chair of Midland Circuit Women's Forum

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