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Heather Moore Solicitor, Clinical Negligence

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Heather is a clinical negligence solicitor at Slater and Gordon Lawyers in London.

She joined in January 2017 and has since been solely dedicated to working towards the successful resolution of the Ian Paterson litigation. She worked as part of a team which successfully negotiated a global settlement of the litigation for £37 million. The settlement was approved by the Court so as to allow over 750 claimants and additional future claimants to finally achieve justice and receive compensation for their injuries. Heather continues to assist the further patients that are coming forward since the settlement of the litigation. 

Heather specialises in a range of clinical negligence cases and advises clients on issues including orthopaedic injuries, nerve injuries, delay in diagnosis and consent. She has also assisted with claims relating to birth injuries.


Career history

  • Since 2017: Slater and Gordon Lawyers UK
  • 2013-2017: OH Parsons LLP Solicitors


  • Studied at the University of Law, Guildford (LPC, Distinction)
  • Studied at Bournemouth University (LLB Hons 2:1)

Professional memberships

  • Member of the Law Society

Media coverage of the Ian Paterson litigation

  • BBC: About 750 victims of rogue breast surgeon Ian Paterson are to be paid compensation from a new £37m fund
  • ITV: Victims of jailed breast surgeon Ian Paterson to be paid £37m
  • The Times: Hundreds of private patients maimed by the disgraced breast surgeon Ian Paterson are to receive compensation payouts totalling £37 million