Practice head Victoria Wanless takes charge of both personal injury and clinical negligence work at Beecham Peacock. Claims against hospital trusts, GP practices and dental surgeries make up Wanless’ regular medical malpractice workload. On the injury side, the team handles catastrophic matters, employers’ and liability cases, road traffic accidents and occupational diseases. As well as representing private individuals, the firm is also appointed to the legal services panels for the USDAW and Unite.

Practice head(s):

Victoria Wanless


‘The firm has considerable experience in disease work.’

‘Victoria Wanless has great experience and pays attention to detail.’

Key clients



TUC Asbestos Group

Work highlights

  • Successfully acted for the daughter of a deceased mesothelioma victim in Pinnegar v ICI & Kellogs.  

  • Represented a claimant who slipped and fell in the workplace.

  • Acting for a claimant who suffered from birth related psychological issues and whose second-born child was pronounced dead due to a delay in arranging an emergency caesarean section.

If you would like advice on a personal injury or clinical negligence matter then please do not hesitate to contact our team on 0191 232 3048.

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