Plastic surgeon settles discrimination case against NHSBMJ 2001; 322 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.322.7291.884/f (Published 14 April 2001) Cite this as: BMJ 2001;322:884
- Clare Dyer, legal correspondent
A plastic surgeon who accused her employers of sex discrimination and victimisation under the Race Relations Act settled for a six figure sum just hours before a tribunal was to start hearing her case. Judy Evans, a consultant at Derriford Hospital, Plymouth, accepted voluntary early retirement at the age of 50.
A confidentiality clause bars her from revealing the size of her settlement, but lawyers said the figure was likely to be more than …