Vickki Ridgway

Personal Injury Chartered Legal Executive



Vickki Ridgway, a Senior Chartered Legal Executive, specialises Clinical Negligence and Personal Injury claims.

Vickki has in excess of 24 years’ experience in this area of law, during which time she has helped hundreds of individuals and their families to secure fair and just compensation for their injuries.

Vickki manages all of her claims from the first instruction to trial or settlement and provides ongoing support for her clients, identifying all heads of claim with a view to maximising the compensation recovered.

Vickki qualified as a Chartered Legal Executive in 2004, having working in a paralegal role whilst undertaking her legal studies via distance learning.  After spending 20 years in a medium sized Leicester law firm, heading up their Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence Department , Vickki moved to another Leicestershire firm to set up a similar department and joined Ward and Rider in August 2019.  Vickki predominantly deals with all types clinical negligence claims, including birth injury, late diagnosis, failure to diagnose, lack of informed consent and negligent surgery.