Part of the Brain Injury Team
Marilene has received highly acclaimed recognition for her work in the independent guide to the legal profession, The Legal 500:
Marilene is ““never frightened to take on a difficult case” – The Legal 500 2013
She has also been described as “incredibly diligent” – The Legal 500 2014
A “stellar performer” – The Legal 500 2015
Once again, described as a “stellar performer” – The Legal 500 2016
Marilene is the head of the personal injury department and a partner at Bolt Burdon Kemp. She joined the firm in 2005.
She specialises in high value cases involving life changing injuries, and has a particular interest in brain and spinal cord injury. She has successfully concluded claims involving complex legal and medical issues, and has secured compensation for hundreds of clients.
Her clients have described her as “meticulous in her work, exceptionally hard working, kind, caring and reliable” and someone who is “understanding and professional.”
Marilene provides commentary and writes articles for the national press on topical issues in the area of personal injury.
In addition to her work at Bolt Burdon Kemp, Marilene works closely with the charity Headway, the brain injury association, and is a member of the Headway UK London Regional Committee. Her commitment to supporting and volunteering at her local branch, Headway East London, led to Marilene’s appointment as a Trustee, where she is also Chair of the Fundraising Committee.
- Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (Senior Litigator)
- Headway UK
- Headway East London
- UK Acquired Brain Injury Forum
- Acquired Brain Injury London Forum
- Child Brain Injury Trust
- Spinal Injuries Association