‘Oliver Thorne handles claims diligently and with utmost professionalism.’
Advised on a £100k claim arising from a premature gynaecological operation.
Advised on six clinical negligence claims against one cosmetic surgeon in respect to failed rhinoplasty procedures.
When selecting a medical negligence lawyer it’s important to establish that they are genuine specialists in this very complex area of law. Our highly experienced team deal with all types of medical negligence claim, offering a personalised service to clients from all over England and Wales.
We are happy to assess the legal merits of a case free of charge. If it is one we feel we can assist with we will create an individual case action plan.
We offer various types of funding, including our popular ‘no win – no fee’ scheme which is backed by one of the country’s leading insurers of clinical negligence claims. This means you can leave us to pursue your case safe in the knowledge that should you claim be unsuccessful, you won’t have to pay legal fees.
We understand that it can sometimes be difficult to speak to a stranger about a sensitive medical issue. However, we pride ourselves on our compassionate and empathetic approach. We do our best to speak your language and try to understand the situation you find yourself in. We appreciate how stressful and upsetting the process can be and will make every effort to ensure that cases are dealt with as compassionately and efficiently as possible.
Our medical negligence team is recommended by the prestigious Legal 500; an independent guide to law firms, which attracts more than four million users online. In addition we have been awarded Lexcel accreditation – the Law Society’s kite mark for excellence in client care.
Our lawyers have a wealth of experience in clinical negligence law and have recovered millions of pounds for our clients in recent years. Partner Oliver Thorne is fast acquiring a high profile reputation in the field and has become the ‘go to’ lawyer for many journalists interested in medical negligence news stories.
We also operate three niche medical negligence websites where you can find lots more useful information. We are one of the country’s leading firms in the field of cosmetic surgery claims and our Cosmetic Surgery Law website contains a huge amount of information and case studies. Our Medical Accidents website deals with a broad range of clinical negligence cases, while our Birth Injury website deals specifically with issues that affect mothers and new born babies.
Partner – Medical Negligence
Specialising in medical negligence and heading up the team, Oliver is a highly experienced practitioner with a national client base. He is spearheading the fight for justice of hundreds of British PIP breast implant victims in the French courts. Closer to home Oliver has dealt with a wide variety of medical cases, including multi-million pound settlements. Known for combining a sympathetic approach with a tough, no-nonsense negotiating style Oliver is always happy to have an informal chat with anyone contemplating a medical negligence claim.
Paralegal – Medical Negligence
Penny is a paralegal in our Medical Negligence team. She handles a variety of cases including birth injury and clinical misdiagnosis cases.