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Kirsten Almond, Senior Associate

Kirsten Almond

Senior Associate

Practice areas

  • Litigation and dispute management
  • Personal injury claims litigation

Practice notes

Kirsten is a Senior Associate within our Corporate Claims team. She joined Eversheds in 2008 having previously carried out Claimant PI and general litigation work at a local firm. Since this date Kirsten has acted for various large corporate/public bodies defending EL, PL, product liability, and clinical negligence claims.

Kirsten's experience includes:

  • Acting for a credit provider in a number of claims arising from faulty PIP breast implants, to include advising the board on strategy and valuation;
  • Dealt with claims against the police for wrongful arrest, false imprisonment and damage to property, as well as a high value RTA fatality arising from a police pursuit;
  • Managing claims against prisons by both staff and prisoners including false imprisonment and general PI claims;
  • Acting for a research council in claims arising from staff working on ships around the world and advising on the shipping laws covering such claims;
  • Assisting in a clinical negligence claim arising from an injury following bariatric surgery;
  • Advising on a complicated claim involving 6 parties arising from an accident on a race track during testing at a proving ground;
  • Dealing with claims relating to hair treatment and damage arising from the same;
  • Assisting in a claim arising from an accident concerning the rail industry with complicated contractual issues; and
  • Assisting in a US case to obtain a deposition from a UK resident and co-ordinating the same