Any person who undergoes medical treatment may be at risk of an injury due to negligence from his or her medical team.
Any significant injury that occurs during these procedures can raise several complications from both the legal and the medical standpoints.
There are many areas where clinical negligence claims may arise including:
- Birth & pregnancy related injuries
- Brain injuries
- Breast implants
- Cancer cases
- Cauda Equina
- Diabetic related injuries
- Errors in surgery
- General practitioners
- HIV and aids
- Meningitis and infectious disease
- Neurological treatment and spinal injury
- Prescription errors
- Pressure sores
Although most of the work we carry out for our clients tends to be funded through a conditional fee agreement, there are different funding options available we can discuss with you.
In pursuing a clinical negligence claim, litigation may be required to reach a favourable outcome. Our team can help determine the best strategy, whether this is through skilful negotiations or aggressive advocacy in litigation.
Reaching a successful outcome requires not only expert legal knowledge but also an excellent understanding of how the NHS and medical defence organisations arrive at settlement decisions. Our team of specialist clinical negligence lawyers has been hand picked for their specific skills and technical competence and includes lawyers qualified in medicine, nursing and midwifery, with practical experience of working in hospitals.
This valuable experience and inside knowledge means we can provide you with the strongest possible representation.
You can also keep up to date with the latest clinical negligence news via our dedicated Twitter account @MBclin_neg.