Sophia Courtaux

Legal Assistant

Dental negligence | Injury | Medical negligence

About Sophia

Sophia works in our dental negligence team which is a separate dedicated team within RWK Goodman dealing exclusively with dental negligence cases.

Sophia Joined in March 2016 after previously working for a law firm in Bristol where she worked as a paralegal in the personal injury team. Sophia then changed her focus working in clinical negligence specialising in Dental Negligence claims.

Sophia Graduated with her Law degree from University of West of England in 2012 and completed her post graduate diploma in legal practice in 2014. Sophia qualified as a Chartered Legal Executive in September 2018.

Outside of work, Sophia enjoys spending time at her family allotment growing fresh produce with her two young daughters. She also has a keen passion for cycling and enjoys taking on challenges.


Sophia specialises in a wide range of dental negligence cases (but not limited to) and has a particular interest in:

  • negligent root canal treatments
  • wrongful extractions
  • misdiagnosis or mismanagement of periodontal gum disease
  • negligent restorative work and orthodontic treatment

To find out more about our specialised friendly approachable dental negligence team please take a look at our separate website


  • Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (CILEx)


  • Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (CILEx)
  • Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice
  • Law LLB (Hons) from University of the West of England

Sophia was very professional, there was no delay in correspondence or any other actions at any stage. She kept me informed and acted in my best interests.

Medical negligence client