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Lanyon Bowdler Solicitors

Clinical Negligence: Mainly Claimant

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What the team is known for

Impressive practice group with a growing presence across the West Midlands. Offers specialist advice across the full gamut of clinical negligence mandates, with particular experience in cases of surgical error, delayed diagnosis and failure to supervise those at risk of suicide. Additionally skilled in cases relating to post-surgical negligence, brain injury and fatal claims.

Strengths

One client states: "They are very efficient and respond quickly. They are also very caring and compassionate."

Notable practitioners

Beth Heath has experience advising clients on delayed diagnosis of cancer, surgical negligence and informed consent cases.
"She is very organised and efficient, with a thorough approach."

Emma Broomfield advises clients on delayed diagnosis and treatment cases as well as surgical error claims. She has further experience handling obstetric negligence cases.
"Emma Broomfield always keeps me informed and up to date with the status of my case and what is happening at the time. She is very organised and diligent, and has been very sensitive and given me time to process. She affords me a sense of trust in the work she does for me."

Katherine Jones has experience across a range of clinical negligence matters, including delays in diagnosis and treatment of cancer cases. She also advises on claims relating to surgical negligence and birth injuries.
"She is approachable, thorough, well informed and flexible. She always makes sure that I understand everything that is happening and keeps me well informed."

Kay Kelly has experience representing clients in claims relating to traumatic brain injuries, wrongful births and delayed diagnoses.
"She is compassionate, and her organisational skills are second to none. She makes you feel fully supported."

Lucy Small frequently handles claims relating to delayed diagnoses and treatments, negligent duty of care and surgical errors, and is also knowledgeable in brain injury cases and mandates involving mental health issues."Lucy Small has always been fully open about all aspects of the case, and whenever we have needed anything she has responded quickly and always tried to help. She really makes us feel at ease, and you can tell she really cares about her clients and is looking out for their needs."

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Overview

This team is nationally recognised for the provision of legal advice in relation to medical injury, and has a reputation for achieving successful outcomes for clients with difficult and complex cases.

They handle all types of claim such as gynaecological injury, surgical & orthopaedic injuries, and have specific expertise in specialist areas such as birth injuries including cerebral palsy, spinal cord injury, delay in diagnosis of cancer as well as misdiagnosis of cancer, amputation & fatal claims.

The team consists of members of the Law Society’s accredited Clinical Negligence panel & Action against Medical Accidents (AvMA) specialist panel, which means they are approved experts in their field. In addition, to reflect expertise in particular areas, they are members of associations such as the Headway Approved List and the Spinal Injuries Association.

There are strong local links with independent experts and experienced case managers to provide a multi-disciplinary approach, offering maximum support to a client and their family at the time of crisis. With the right therapies and services, the correct care package, support and accommodation, those who have become carers can step back and return to their role of husband, wife, partner, mother or father. The feedback received shows this type of support can be priceless.

They have a track record in taking over cases from other solicitors where they have been able to turn them around, achieving much better outcomes for the clients.

Clinical Negligence: Mainly Claimant

Lanyon Bowdler Solicitors

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Chapter House North

Abbey Lawn

Abbey Foregate

Shrewsbury

Shropshire

UK

SY2 5DE

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Hereford, Worcester and surrounds

Clinical Negligence: Mainly Claimant


Katherine Jones
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Shrewsbury and surrounds

Clinical Negligence: Mainly Claimant


Emma Broomfield
Band 1
Kay Kelly
Senior Statespeople