Carole Spencer, Associate Solicitor

Carole represents vulnerable individuals in claims for child abuse against individuals and organisations.

Tel: 0800 138 4700

Department:
Child Abuse Compensation

Address:
19 Cheapside, Wakefield, WF1 2SD

Email Address:
carole.spencer@switalskis.com

Profile

As a Solicitor within our Child Abuse Compensation team at our Wakefield office, Carole uses her specialist legal knowledge to help her often vulnerable clients to achieve the justice and compensation they deserve.

Experience

As a Solicitor within our Child Abuse Compensation team at our Wakefield office, Carole uses her specialist legal knowledge to help her often vulnerable clients to achieve the justice and compensation they deserve.

Carole joined Switalskis Solicitors in June 2012 as part of Switalskis Child Care Law team. She later transferred to the Child Abuse Team, where she provides legal advice to survivors of child abuse in claims for compensation.

Testimonials for Carole

"I found Carole to be very professional throughout my case and really approachable."

Child Abuse Compensation client

More about Carole

We asked Carole:

Q: What do you do in your role at Switalskis?
A: I worked in Child Care Law for the best part of 10 years but in February 2014 I transferred to the Child Abuse department. Now, as a Child Abuse Claims Solicitor, I advise and represent clients who have been victims of historical child abuse.

Q: What do you love about your job?
A: Representing vulnerable clients and those who have suffered injustices in their lives.

Q: What can clients expect from you?
A: A sympathetic yet thorough approach to their case. I think I am approachable and try to be available to my clients, who appreciate my straight-talking style.

Q: Which of your achievements are you most proud of?
A: My family and qualifying as a lawyer as a second career after working for 20 years as a paediatric nurse.

Q: What are your interests outside of work?
A: I enjoy keeping fit and supporting my children in their various sporting activities. I also volunteer in a local community-based café.

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To speak to Carole, or any of the Child Abuse compensation team, contact us through the website, or call our free, confidential advice line for victims of Child Abuse – 0800 138 4700