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Cara Docherty

Discipline: Professional Discipline and Clinical DefenceInsurance (insurers and self insured)Healthcare

Position: Associate

Location: Glasgow Office


Phone: 0141 221 8012

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Cara is an Associate in BTO’s clinical defence team.

She trained with BTO and spent the second year of her training in BTO’s busy litigation department, assisting in regulatory cases and insurance litigation. Cara qualified as a solicitor in September 2010 and commenced her position with the clinical defence team which is ranked Band 1 by Chambers UK and The Legal 500.

Cara assists in representing doctors and dentists at fitness to practise proceedings before the General Medical Council and General Dental Council and representing doctors at Fatal Accident Inquiries and Public Inquiries. Cara also has experience of clinical negligence claims in the Sheriff Courts and Court of Session.

“The level of service has always been excellent, with properly experienced solicitors dealing with appropriate cases" Legal 500

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  • 48 St. Vincent Street
  • Glasgow
  • G2 5HS
  • T:+44 (0)141 221 8012
  • F:+44 (0)141 221 7803


  • One Edinburgh Quay
  • Edinburgh
  • EH3 9QG
  • T:+44 (0)131 222 2939
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