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Elise Bevan, Senior Associate at Penningtons Manches
Areas of expertise: Clinical negligence


Elise is a partner in the clinical negligence team. She handles a wide variety of clinical negligence claims but has a particular interest in vaginal mesh, oncology and cosmetic surgery cases. She has also gained specialist expertise in product liability claims, including those that involve a cross border element against foreign manufacturers, and is currently representing a number of clients in metal on metal hip claims.

Prior to joining Penningtons Manches Cooper in 2010, Elise worked at the Basingstoke office of another leading UK law firm. She qualified as a solicitor in September 2007

Elise is a member of the AvMA Specialist Clinical Negligence Panel.

Recent work highlights

  • Leading an informal group action against Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust relating to vaginal mesh claims and unnecessary urogynaecology surgery.
  • Achieving a settlement of £320,000 for a claimant in a case concerning a delay in diagnosis of breast implant associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma.
  • Successfully concluding a strongly contested product liability case involving a claimant who fell from a defective stair-lift sustaining a brain injury.

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