Gill Peate


Gill is a partner in the Litigation department, specialising in Clinical Negligence and Personal Injury. She has spent over 15 years in the legal profession, having begun her career as a nurse.

She deals with a range of serious injury claims and has a particular interest in cases involving acquired brain injury. She strives to have an approachable yet professional approach to her clients.

Gill is a member of the Law Society Clinical Negligence Panel and a member of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers.

Gill is the firm’s Compliance Officer for Legal Practice (COLP) and our Complaints Partner.

“Gill Peate is exceptional. Her ability to explain legal processes to us, to manage multiple stakeholders and keep momentum going despite the pandemic has been excellent.” (Legal 500, 2022)


Practice head Gill Peate benefits from ‘medical knowledge from a previous career as a nurse’…she is very experienced and has excellent judgement…

Gill Peate is experienced and has a good eye for the outcome of a case.’ (Legal 500, 2020)


“You filled me with a confidence and assurance that I ‘had come to the right place’. I was extremely nervous about visiting a Law Firm, but you put me at ease, taking the time to explain everything in full, without complication, and totally sympathising with my situation.” Client Feedback, 2020


“Gill Peate was amazing with the right amount of empathy and understanding.  I had full confidence in her abilities from the beginning…I would recommend Jobling Gowler without hesitation and wish I could recommend to a wider audience of people in the same position I found myself” Client Feedback, 2021


“I would like to thank you most sincerely for all your hard work on my behalf. You have guided me throughout the whole process, making what initially seemed a rather daunting challenge, to me a least, instead one that I could face knowing that I was in the best possible hands.” Client Feedback, 2021


“I am truly grateful for your support to me and your expertise to secure a fair offer in such a timely manner.” Client Feedback, 2021

Legal 500 Recommended Lawyer 2019