#TeamTalk Jemma: Hockey, Harry Potter & helping people!

Jemma Hampson, a Clinical Negligence Clerk from the Preston office, told us all about what she enjoys most about working for Birchall Blackburn Law, her ever-changing favourite foods and lots more! 

How did you decide on working in clinical negligence?

Clin neg chose me, it was the first job I had out of University. I always walked past BB’s office and as I was looking on their website there was a job for clin neg. At the time I wasn’t exactly sure what it entailed. But now I am! I really enjoy the work in clin neg.

Why Birchall Blackburn Law?

I was keen to stay in the North West, but still wanted to work for a big firm. BB was the perfect solution as it is one of the leading firms in the North West.

What’s the most rewarding part of your career?

When you achieve a settlement for the client which really assists with their needs after receiving sometimes life-changing negligent treatment.

Have you got any sports or hobbies?

My main hobby is hockey, I have played this for over 10 years!

What’s your favourite food?

This changes daily, today it is pizza and cake.

What type of music do you listen to?

I mainly listen to whatever is on the radio, but I do love a good musical.

Do you have a favourite book?

Harry Potter.

What’s something you’re most proud of?

Buying my house.

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If you could have any superpower, what would it be?

I wish I could stop time!