Medical Negligence Claims

Our medical negligence team are recommended by The Legal 500, the influential and entirely independent guide to the legal profession. Injuries caused by medical negligence can have a devastating impact on the patient and their family. It is therefore only right that they receive the compensation they deserve. Our clinical negligence lawyers are dedicated to fighting on behalf of victims of medical negligence and helping them achieve justice.

How we can help you

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 sympathetic and supportive service to clients from all over England and Wales.

If you are thinking of making a claim but are unsure whether to go ahead we are happy to provide you with a free case assessment. Just call our free legal helpline on 0808 139 1606 or send details of your case to us at [email protected]

If we feel we can assist with your case we will create an individual action plan and look at the best funding options available to you, including our popular No Win, No Fee scheme. This is backed by one of the country’s leading insurers of clinical negligence claims, which 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 are also able to fund the expenses that can occur during a medical negligence claim, including court fees and medical reports.

What makes us different

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 sympathetic 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 in the UK, 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 specialist experience

Our lawyers have a wealth of experience in medical negligence law and have recovered millions of pounds for our clients in recent years. Partner Oliver Thorne has acquired a high profile reputation in the field becoming the ‘go to’ lawyer for many journalists interested in medical negligence issues.

Oliver leads a specialist team of lawyers, all specialising exclusively in medical negligence law. This includes solicitors Andrew Wood (who joined us from a firm in the south east) and Caroline Webber-Brown (who has a particular expertise in gynaecological, cosmetic surgery and birth injury cases).

The team operates 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.

Recognised by the Legal 500

“Oliver Thorne takes the lead on clinical negligence cases, handling a variety of high-value claims, including in relation to birth injuries, spinal injuries and acquired brain injuries. The group is also instructed in cases arising from cosmetic surgery, vaginal mesh and missed cancer diagnoses.”

Work with our team:

Partner
Oliver is a high profile clinical negligence lawyer who is known for his campaigning activities on behalf of victims nationwide.
Solicitor
Andrew is an experienced civil litigation solicitor, dealing with dispute resolution and clinical negligence claims.
Partner
Oliver is a high profile clinical negligence lawyer who is known for his campaigning activities on behalf of victims nationwide.
Solicitor
Andrew is an experienced civil litigation solicitor, dealing with dispute resolution and clinical negligence claims.