Lucy has over 14 years of experience across a wide variety of highly technical litigation and dispute resolution work:   including personal injury claims, representing clients sectioned under the Mental Health Act, regulatory work for the Health & Safety Executive and prosecuting on behalf of the Department for Work and Pensions.

Lucy’s current practice areas include disputed wills, contested estates and trusts, property disputes, commercial and residential landlord & tenant disputes, possession claims, professional negligence, intellectual property disputes, insolvency and debt recovery.

She is friendly and approachable and builds a rapport with her clients quickly.  Clients often say that ‘it is like talking to a friend’, other client feedback,

We have used Lucy on a few occasions to deal with the resolution of a dispute. We found Lucy to be very contactable and easy to talk to. She quickly understood the issues and explained everything in a easy to understand manner . She directed us on how best to approach the dispute and provided us with some key pointers on how to declare our position. We are delighted to advise the dispute was resolved as a result of Lucy’s advice and guidance. We would definitely use Lucy’s services again should the need arise.‘ and

‘I approached Broomhead & Saul with an enquiry about a poorly built and poorly managed renovation. Lucy gave clear, concise,  relevant advice,  explained costs, and the different stages of the escalation of a complaint. Lucy was generous with her information and a stand out comment was that she was there to take the stress away and mediate. I would not hesitate to recommend.’

She lives in Somerset with her husband and three young children. In her spare time Lucy is a Parent and Safeguarding Governor of the local C. of E. primary school.  Lucy has previously worked for well-known regional firms and was Partner and Head of Litigation in her last role.

Lucy loves live music and festivals, Greece and skiing.

email: lucy.milton-downes@broomhead-saul.co.uk