Beate joined Digby Brown in 2016. She works in the Foreign & Travel law department and deals with a variety of claims ranging from accidents occurring abroad, accidents taking place on aircraft, food poisoning claims, and claims by foreign nationals injured in Scotland. Beate finds the work that Digby Brown does to improve the lives of their clients very rewarding. She also enjoys the complexity of the cross-border cases.
Beate picked Digby Brown due to its excellent reputation as a Personal Injury law firm. The Foreign & Travel law department in particular is a unique specialty department within the Scottish legal market.
Beate is a German native speaker. She studied German law and obtained a first class Masters in Laws degree from Trinity College Dublin. She spent 9 months of her German Legal Traineeship working for a large international law firm in Frankfurt, and spent time working for the Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Edinburgh. She is a member of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL).