7 Solicitors

Judith Kelbie – Managing Partner

Judith is the Managing Partner and a Senior Solicitor and accredited commercial mediator. She has expertise in business, litigation, employment and dispute resolution and is highly sought after as both a litigator and a mediator. She can absorb a large amount of information very quickly and is able to provide a range of solutions to legal problems.

She is particularly skilled in catastrophic injury work and strives to achieve the best quality of life achievable through rehabilitation.

Mediation Experience:

Judith trained as a mediator in 2004. She has mediated hundreds of seemingly intractable disputes. She is instructed in modest to multi million pound cases including those where liability and/or causation are in issue. She is particularly skilled in multi party mediations, the largest to date involving 26 participants. She mediates complex personal injury, clinical negligence, disease and stress claims.

Personal Injury Experience:

Judith has almost 20 years experience as a personal injury Solicitor. She is the managing partner of her own firm and undertakes both Claimant and Defendant work. She also handles stress, disease and clinical negligence claims and is a member of the Law Society Personal Injury Panel. She has a reputation for her practical approach as well as her sound technical knowledge.

Other Positions:

Judith was for 6 years an independent elected board member of the Civil Mediation Council. She chaired the academic committee responsible for standards in mediation. She is a Director of the London School of Mediation.

3 Fun Facts:

Away from the office, Judith likes to…

  • Ride a motorcycle
  • Loves baking and cooking
  • Climbs mountains

E: jude@7llp.com
T: 01423 874586