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Sara Heppenstall Operations Manager, Personal Injury

Experience Profile

Sara is a Personal Injury Associate and Operations Manager at Slater and Gordon Lawyers in Manchester.

She is experienced in handling personal injury claims involving employer's liability, road traffic accidents, public and occupiers' liability. She has also played a key role in work-related assault cases and lifting accident cases for members of the Royal College of Nursing.

Sara recently had significant media coverage on a high profile case involving an armed robbery at a McDonalds store and was interviewed by Radio Merseyside.

Sara previously worked as a Practice Support Lawyer for personal injury, managing the delivery of practice precedent documents and workflows across the personal injury department nationally.

In her spare time, Sara enjoys the gym, seeing friends and family, and travelling.


Career history

  • Since 2012 Slater and Gordon
  • 2005 – 2012 Russell Jones and Walker
  • 2011 Qualified as a solicitor
  • Northampton University