Valerie Gibson LL.B
Valerie is Head of Litigation and has a vast range of expertise in litigation encompassing professional negligence, commercial litigation, high value personal injury litigation and banking litigation.
Valerie trained with a Manchester firm before returning to Northern Ireland and joining Robert G Sinclair & Co in 1998. Valerie has spent many years as a relationship manager to a variety of large banks and lending institutions and skilfully co-ordinates contract set up and ongoing complex high volume work on their behalf.
Valerie has successfully dealt with a significant number of complex defended lender actions over recent years, some of which involving issues that risked both reputation and legal precedent. As a leading expert in this field, Valerie is adept in dealing with Consumer Credit points, securitisation, interest calculation and second charge enforcement.
As well as this, Valerie represents insurance companies as well as commercial and private clients in matters including bringing and defending litigation cases of various types, providing advice and assistance on a wide range of topics including commercial litigation, road traffic accidents and general litigation.
Valerie leads our Litigation Team servicing clients from large corporate institutions to local businesses and individuals, ensuring that their best interests are protected no matter the size of case.
Outside of her day to day caseload, Valerie has been a Master for many trainee solicitors and plays a pivotal part in progressing the firm, helping with its growth and diversification.