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UK 2022
UK-wide Healthcare
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Band 3

About

Provided by Addleshaw Goddard LLP

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Chambers Review

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Healthcare - UK-wide
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Band 3
What the team is known for

Full-service healthcare team acting for private and public sector clients in connection with a range of transactional, regulatory and contentious matters. Areas of specialisation include care homes, the PFI secondary market and contractual disputes. Noted for advice on construction and infrastructure projects in the sector, and has a number of clients involved in the Local Improvement Finance Trust (LIFT) programme.

Strengths

Interviewees describe Addleshaw Goddard's healthcare team as "very commercial and responsive," adding that lawyers at the firm are "prepared to give practical advice rather than sit on the fence."

Work highlights

Defended GlaxoSmithKline successfully against over 100 claims brought under a Group Litigation Order in relation to the use of a prescription-only antidepressant drug, Seroxat, which was alleged to be defective.

Notable practitioners

Michael O'Connor is a key contact.