Dr Katy Peters


Senior Lecturer in Law (Tort; Medical Law & Ethics); Director of Employability (Law); Programme Director: LLM in Legal Professional Practice (SQE Pathway)
Solicitor, LLB (Hons), LLM (Medical Law), PhD (Law), Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales, Fellow of the HEA

Academic and research departments

School of Law.

About

University roles and responsibilities

  • Senior Lecturer in Law (Tort; Medical Law & Ethics)
  • Director of Employability (Law)
  • Senior Professional Skills Tutor
  • Outreach Advocate - Widening Participation & Outreach (Law)
  • Programme Director for LLM in Professional Legal Practice (SQE Pathway)

    My qualifications

    1996
    LLB (Hons)
    University of Reading
    1998
    Legal Practice Course (Commendation)
    College of Law, Guildford
    2000
    Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England & Wales
    2004
    LLM (Medical Law)
    Northumbria University
    2016
    Graduate Certificate in Teaching & Learning
    University of Surrey
    2022
    Doctor of Philosophy (Law)
    University of Surrey

    Previous roles

    1998 - 2007
    Trainee, Solicitor, Senior Solicitor (Clinical Negligence Litigation)
    Case Specialist for Hospital Acquired Infection & Orthopaedics
    Tutor: Diploma in Risk Management
    Capsticks LLP
    2007 - 2013
    Solicitor-Member of the Civil Procedure Rule Committee & member of the Pre-Action Protocols Sub-Committee.
    CPRC
    2010 - 2014
    Solicitor (Medical, Health & Community Care Law)
    Training Principal
    Surrey Law Centre
    2014
    Post-graduate Researcher (Medical Law)
    University of Surrey

    Affiliations and memberships

    Law & Compassion Research Network
    Member
    Association of Law Teachers
    Member