DEPARTMENT PROFILE

Armstrong Foulkes LLP

Clinical Negligence

4 ranked lawyersBand 1Middlesbrough and surroundsUK 2021 View ranking table
DEPARTMENT PROFILE

Armstrong Foulkes LLP

Clinical Negligence

4 ranked lawyersBand 1Middlesbrough and surroundsUK 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Stellar boutique firm with outstanding expertise in clinical negligence claims. Represents clients on a wide range of matters, including child brain injury, surgical negligence and delayed diagnosis cases. Further capabilities handling claims concerning amputation, fatal accidents and dental negligence.

Strengths

Solicitors at the firm are "brilliant, friendly and easy to access," according to clients.

Sources praise team members for "really putting clients at ease regarding the whole process," also adding that they "definitely provide a good, personal service."

Work highlights

Assisted with a fatal claim arising from the delayed diagnosis of a lung tumour.

Notable practitioners

Ashleigh Holt demonstrates expertise in fatal claims related to negligent mental health care and delayed diagnosis. She is also well equipped to advise claimants on surgical error and mismanagement during giving birth. Interviewees point out that "she is very capable and has good relationships with clients."

Hilton Armstrong is "empathetic, approachable and very understanding," according to clients. His wide range of experience includes complex claims related to surgical negligence and fatal incidents. He is also adept at advising on delayed diagnosis and negligent treatment claims.

Joanne Davies has extensive experience in handling complex cerebral palsy birth injury claims, as well as matters related to consent and surgical negligence. She is praised by interviewees for being a "well-organised solicitor who runs cases very well." Sources also appreciate her "very close attention to detail."

Kathryn Watson receives acclaim for being "a solicitor who really thinks about and understands her cases with a level of depth." She is experienced in dental negligence and cancer cases, as well as delayed diagnosis claims resulting in amputation and serious brain injury.

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Middlesbrough and surrounds

Clinical Negligence: Mainly Claimant


Ashleigh Holt
Band 2
Hilton Armstrong
Band 1
Joanne Davies
Band 1
Kathryn Watson
Band 2