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Shoosmiths LLP

Clinical Negligence: Mainly Claimant

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What the team is known for

Well-regarded clinical negligence practice based in Reading with a strong reputation for handling an array of complex cases, demonstrating expertise in cerebral and Erb's palsy. Impressive track record in complicated brain injury and spinal injury cases, as well as surgical negligence claims. Offers additional experience in ophthalmic claims. Works closely with its Court of Protection team to provide a holistic service for clients.

Strengths

A source reports: "They are incredibly knowledgeable and thorough, very client-focused and always go the extra mile. Great lawyers and really nice people to work with."

"They have a terrifically skilled team," an interviewee remarks.

Notable practitioners

Denise Stephens possesses extensive experience in complex catastrophic brain injury and obstetric claims. She also assists with failure to diagnose cases.
"She is not only a superb lawyer and intellect, but her client care is beyond reproach." "Denise is a superstar of complex clinical negligence claims. Denise knows everything there is to be known on how to bring the best out of a clinical negligence claim."

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Overview

Our specialist team of medical negligence lawyers have vast experience of handling the full range of medical negligence (sometimes called clinical negligence) cases that arise from care received in the NHS and in the private health care sector.
We care passionately about helping people seriously injured through no fault of their own and helping them to get the justice they deserve.

Our dedicated medical negligence solicitors have helped thousands of people. We work with our clients and their families to ensure they get the answers, compensation and the often life-long support they need.

Medical negligence claims can be fiercely defended, so it's important that your legal team have real expertise in this field. Our senior solicitors have over 175 years’ experience of handling all types of medical negligence claims. So you can be assured that your claim will be handled by one of the leading, specialist clinical negligence law firms in the UK with considerable experience in extremely complex and high profile medical negligence cases.

Do not be concerned about the cost of funding your claim and don't be put off seeking our help. There is a time limit for medical negligence claims, so talk to us as soon as possible. We can advise you, free of charge at first, about all of the options available and find a way of helping you that best suits your individual needs, including No-Win-No-Fee arrangements.

Clinical Negligence: Mainly Claimant

Shoosmiths LLP

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Location

The Square

Basing View

Basingstoke

Hampshire

UK

RG21 4EB

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Reading and surrounds

Clinical Negligence: Mainly Claimant


Denise Stephens
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