Menu Search through site content What are you looking for?
Menu

Paula Jefferson

Partner

People

Paula Jefferson

Paula Jefferson

Partner

People

Paula Jefferson

Paula Jefferson

Partner

Paula Jefferson is a partner and head of abuse and neglect practice based at our London office.

Regions covered

Go to next section

Profile & Experience

Paula Jefferson is a partner and head of abuse and neglect practice based at our London office.

Regions covered
Full Profile

Paula leads the Abuse & Neglect practice group. Paula has extensive and unique experience in advising clients facing a wide range of issues and claims as a result of sexual abuse and harassment allegations. Paula represents a broad range of faith organisations, insurers, independent schools, youth organisations, health providers and charities.

Paula represented the BBC in the establishment and implementation of the Jimmy Savile Compensation Scheme. She also represents a wide range of commercial organisations facing allegations of sexual harassment in the workplace. She has advised clients facing claims relating to abuse overseas including in South Africa, Java. Sierra Leone and Italy. She represented many organisations contributing to the work of the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse and gave evidence as an expert witness to the Inquiry. She works with clients to find alternative methods of redress as well as advising regarding safeguarding matters. She edits the Abuse & Neglect blog and is a regular speaker at conferences

 

 

 

Sectors

Sectors

  • Abuse & Neglect

  • Employers' & Public Liability

  • Insurance & Reinsurance

  • Local Authority, Police & Emergency Services

  • Occupational Disease & Legacy claims

Insights
News