Associate Employment Paralegal
Natalie started her legal career working in the motor insurance field in 2001 and in 2005, thereafter she became a fee-earner at a firm handing personal injury claims resulting from road traffic accidents.
Since joining Simpson Millar in 2014 Natalie has been a key member of both the Road Traffic Accident Personal Injury Department and the Holiday Illness Claims Department, in August 2018 Natalie was promoted to Associate Paralegal.
In February 2021 Natalie joined our Employment Law (Protective Awards) Team in the capacity of Associate Paralegal, she provides key first hand support to our Protective Awards and Private Client Solicitor Manager, Gaynor Beckett. She is also the departments case management specialist.
In addition Natalie helps clients who were employed by companies such as, Debenhams, Tomlinson’s Diaries Limited, Flybe and TM Lewin to secure the protective awards they are entitled to after not being consulted properly when being made redundant.
This is a very technical area of law and requires significant attention to detail from the inception of the claim which often includes up to 950 claimants. It also involves communications with other professional parties including the Employment Tribunals, Insolvency Administrators, the Redundancy Payment Service and other solicitors.
Interests outside of work
In her spare time, Natalie enjoys running and walking her dog and spending time with family and friends.