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McCartan Turkington Breen

Clinical Negligence

2 ranked lawyersBand 3Northern IrelandUK 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Respected clinical negligence practice acting for claimants on complex cases, including catastrophic brain injury matters. Frequently handles sensitive cases concerning negligent obstetric care and also represents claimants affected by mishandled of surgical procedures. Works closely with experts in related disciplines to offer a comprehensive service.

Strengths

"The staff appear to work in harmony with each other, and this shows through in their delivery of services," notes a source.

Notable practitioners

According to clients, Ernie Telford "has a colossal amount of experience in medical negligence and exudes a calm, confident manner." He is renowned for his handling of catastrophic brain injury mandates.

Tanya Waterworth frequently represents claimants in proceedings concerning birth injuries as well as in post-surgery liability claims.

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Northern Ireland

Clinical Negligence


Ernie Telford
Senior Statespeople
Tanya Waterworth
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