Senior Partner: Gillian Gadsby
Other fee-earners: 1
Clinical Negligence: Gillian Gadsby
THE FIRM Gadsby Wicks was founded in 1993 as a specialist practice dealing with clinical negligence and medical products litigation on behalf of claimants. Twenty five years later and the firm now comprises eight lawyers, two in-house medical advisors and a dedicated team of support staff and specialises solely in clinical negligence claims on behalf of claimants. This means that Gadsby Wicks offers a specialist unit of dedicated lawyers who have an unrivalled breadth of medical and legal knowledge. Gadsby Wicks also prides itself on the personal service which has always been provided to each client by the individual lawyer handling their claim. The firm has also been at the forefront of innovation in finding the best methods of funding for claimants at any point in time. This ethos of specialist lawyers offering personal service using the best form of funding available allows Gadsby Wicks to fulfil the firms’ commitment to providing access to justice for all. Gadsby Wicks holds the Lexcel, ISO9001 and Legal Aid Agency Specialist Quality Mark accreditations and has members of the Law Society’s Clinical Negligence Specialist Accreditation Scheme, APIL’s Clinical Negligence Specialist Accreditation Scheme and the AvMA Referral Panel.
Clinical Negligence: 100%
PRINCIPAL AREAS OF WORK
Clinical Negligence: The firm focuses entirely on clinical negligence on behalf of claimants and is well known for its work in this area. It has an impressive track record covering a wide range of clinical negligence claims, from birth injury and nursing care to gynaecological and orthopaedic surgery errors. The firm has extensive experience of highly complex and emotionally challenging cases such as those involving babies, children and long-term disability. Its lawyers have been involved in a number of landmark legal cases and continue to recover several million pounds in compensation for clients every year. Gadsby Wicks is committed to providing access to justice and has always been at the forefront in offering alternative litigation funding options.