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Jessica Standley Associate, Personal Injury

Experience Profile

Jessica is a Personal Injury Solicitor at Slater and Gordon Lawyers in London.

She has experience dealing with child abuse claims against a variety of institutions.

These include cases concerning schools, the medical profession, local authorities, children’s homes and religious organisations.

She has particular experience dealing with claims against schools and is involved with cases against a number of fee paying schools and prestigious music schools including Hillside First, Chethams School of Music, Durham Choristers School, Ashdown House and St Paul’s and Colet Court.

She has also worked on a number of high profile cases and is currently working on those relating to Jimmy Savile.

She is also involved in campaigning for a change in the law to bring in mandatory reporting to better protect children from abuse in the future.

Jessica also deals with a wide range of personal injury cases including employer’s liability, occupier’s liability and public liability claims.

As an expert in her field, Jessica is regularly interviewed by the national media.


Career history

  • Since 2010 Slater and Gordon

Professional memberships

  • Member of ACAL 
  • Committee member of the Association of Women Solicitors

Recent Testimonials for Jessica Standley

“I have experienced Liz and her team to be highly professional and incredibly caring in their work with me on the Savile case. They fight for me. On and on. The guys at Slater and Gordon work with good practice, excellent communication but far more importantly they work with good heart, with love, love for justice, love for humanity.”

Coles, London

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