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Oliver represents parents at North Devon maternity inquest If you need guidance on maternity negligence then you can speak to specialist lawyer Oliver Thorne by calling our free legal helpline on 0808 139 1606 or send an email to us at [email protected] Oliver Thorne, a lawyer specialising in maternity negligence, has represented the family of Freddie Barnett at a four day inquest in Exeter. The family fought for an inquest to be held as they were unhappy with the circumstances surrounding Freddie’s...

Making a surgical mesh claim Our experienced lawyers are here to advise you on making a surgical mesh claim and the availability of no win, no fee funding. Call our legal helpline on 0808 139 1606 for a free case assessment or send an email to us at [email protected] Many women were encouraged to have surgical mesh to solve urinary stress incontinence. They were assured that they would no longer leak and no longer be reliant upon sanitary towels. However, a significant number of...

Mother wins traumatic birth claim Medical negligence lawyer, Oliver Thorne, has recently achieved a £100,000 compensation settlement for a mother who suffered psychological injury during the traumatic birth of her son at the North Devon District Hospital. Her son also sadly suffered a life-changing brain injury and Oliver is pursuing a separate compensation claim on his behalf. Oliver has specialised in birth injury claims for nearly 15 years and has a wealth of experience of dealing with these cases. His work was carried out...

Slee Blackwell negotiate multi-million pound  clinical negligence settlement The head of our clinical negligence team, Oliver Thorne, has reached a multi-million pound compensation settlement for an elite sportsman who is now on course to reach the Paralympic Games. His client had to undergo a below-knee amputation following a Devon hospital's a failure to diagnose and treat septic arthritis. Oliver dealt with the clinical negligence claim on a No Win, No Fee basis. He presented the case on the basis that Devon Healthcare Trust failed to...

Devon clinical negligence lawyer wins birth injury case Devon clinical negligence lawyer, Oliver Thorne, has settled a claim against Northern Devon Healthcare Trust for their failure to manage the birth of a baby resulting in injuries to both mother and child. The child suffered a catastrophic brain injury as a result of the delay in his delivery and his mother suffered a ruptured uterus and psychological injuries. Oliver was recommended to the family by one of his existing clients and was asked...

Can compensation be claimed for falling out of a hospital bed?   If you would like to know whether compensation can be claimed for falling out of a hospital bed and are looking for experienced solicitors who can work on a No Win, No Fee basis then call our free legal helpline on 0808 1606 or email us at [email protected]   Falls in hospitals are a recognised risk to patient safety and the NHS has developed detailed policies to identify the potential causes and the steps that...

Dental negligence solicitors in Devon and Somerset    If you are looking for experienced dental negligence solicitors in Devon and Somerset then call us for a free case assessment and details of No Win - No Fee funding on 0808 139 1606. Or alternatively send an email to [email protected]   In a recent out of court settlement our client received compensation for the attempted extraction of the wrong tooth and failure to treat dental decay. Our client visited his dentist about pain in a rear molar tooth...

Delay in cancer diagnosis: your guide to claiming compensation We specialise in medical negligence claims, including delay in cancer diagnosis cases. We operate nationally, but have offices in Devon and Somerset. We are able to work on a No Win, No Fee basis, so fear of legal costs should not put you off seeking justice. Call our free legal helpline on 0808 139 1606 or email [email protected] Cancer; a word everyone dreads.  We all know someone whose life has been touched by...

As specialists in vaginal mesh implant claims we welcome the publication of a damning independent report which is expected to strengthen clinical negligence claims for women with life changing injuries as a result of medical treatment   We deal with vaginal mesh implant claims nationwide on a No Win, No Fee basis. Call for a free case assessment on 0808 139 1606 or email us at [email protected]   On 8 July 2020 Baroness Julia Cumberlege, Chair of The Independent Medicines and Medical Devices Safety Review released...

A young woman has won her cauda equina claim against North Devon District Hospital   We specialise in cauda equina claims and work on a No Win, No Fee basis. Call our free helpline for a case assessment or send an email to [email protected]   Our client, a young woman from Tiverton, Devon, attended the A & E department of the North Devon District Hospital in Barnstaple complaining of unbearable back pains, but was sent away with only a prescription for painkilling medication. Despite...