UK UK-wide Clinical Negligence: Mainly Defendant
- Bertie LeighHempsons
- Gerard Aston Capsticks Solicitors LLP
- Jonathan Heap Hill Dickinson LLP
- Neil Rowe DAC Beachcroft LLP
- Nicola Richardson Ward Hadaway LLP
- Sean Doherty DAC Beachcroft LLP
- Stephen King Mills & Reeve LLP
- Tim Hodgetts Bevan Brittan LLP
- Tracy Sell-Peters Keystone Law
- Adrienne D'ArcyHempsons
- Anthony YeamanWeightmans
- Kathleen WilsonHempsons
- Nico FabriKennedys
- Thomas ArmstrongKennedys
1Bevan Brittan LLPClinical Negligence: Mainly Defendant2023 | Band 1 |Bevan Brittan is a standout clinical negligence team highly regarded for its expertise defending NHS Resolution in a wide range of matters. The team provides trusted advice and representation in high-value and complex cases pertaining to the full range of defence work, including human rights test cases and group actions, with further notable strength in handling birth injury claims, including psychiatric injury cases. Bevan Brittan represents a number of private sector clients, including major health insurers. The team has additional expertise in handling surgical error and brain injury claims. 1Capsticks LLPClinical Negligence: Mainly Defendant2023 | Band 1 |Capsticks houses a hugely experienced team of skilled clinical negligence specialists, representing a wide array of NHS trusts. The team has an outstanding track record defending claims at trial while also assisting clients with both advice and advocacy during inquests. Capsticks possesses further expertise in mediation and ADR, which it is able to deploy in order to successfully resolve clinical negligence claims. 1DAC Beachcroft LLPClinical Negligence: Mainly Defendant2023 | Band 1 |DAC Beachcroft boasts a leading team of defence solicitors admired for its portfolio of work representing NHS Resolution along with private healthcare providers and the MDU. The group handles a wide variety of orthopaedic claims, catastrophic injury cases and group actions. It also has noted expertise in cosmetic surgery and psychiatric injury claims. DAC Beachcroft acts on cases involving issues of informed consent and continues to be at the forefront of high-profile national matters, including vaginal mesh and metal hip claims.
- HempsonsClinical Negligence: Mainly Defendant2023 | Band 1
- KennedysClinical Negligence: Mainly Defendant2023 | Band 1
- WeightmansClinical Negligence: Mainly Defendant2023 | Band 1
2Browne Jacobson LLPClinical Negligence: Mainly Defendant2023 | Band 2 |Browne Jacobson houses a high-quality group of clinical negligence and healthcare specialists undertaking litigation work on behalf of NHS Resolution and the MPS. The team's caseload covers a range of claims, including high-value and complex matters, as well as inquests involving healthcare elements. The team also provides ongoing advice to clients on clinical risk management and possesses particular expertise in relation to consent cases, as well as fatal and catastrophic injury claims. Browne Jacobson offers further experience handling psychiatric injury claims. 2Clyde & Co LLPClinical Negligence: Mainly Defendant2023 | Band 2 |Clyde & Co has a notable team of solicitors well known for its capabilities in various aspects of clinical negligence law. The firm regularly represents insurers and private healthcare providers, with notable experience in defending individual medical practitioners facing negligence claims. The team benefits from the firm's considerable strength in associated areas of law such as insurance and product liability and regularly acts in brain and spinal injury cases, as well as obstetric claims. 2Hill Dickinson LLPClinical Negligence: Mainly Defendant2023 | Band 2 |Hill Dickinson is a prominent and well-regarded clinical negligence team with a national presence. The team undertakes litigation and regulatory work for NHS Resolution and a number of NHS trusts, managing a range of significant and high-value cases, with notable expertise in group actions. Hill Dickinson is noted for its work on cerebral palsy, obstetric and brain injury claims, as well as delay in diagnosis and treatment cases.
3DWFClinical Negligence: Mainly Defendant2023 | Band 3 |DWF is a respected team which handles a range of clinical negligence claims and regulatory work for both individual practitioners and healthcare entities. The team's expertise includes matters involving brain injury, amputation and fatal claims. 3Mills & Reeve LLPClinical Negligence: Mainly Defendant2023 | Band 3 |Mills & Reeve is a well-regarded group with knowledge and expertise across various areas of medical law. The team manages a diverse caseload including misdiagnosis of cancer and surgical error claims, as well as orthopaedic, ophthalmic and dental injury cases. It represents a wide range of clients, including NHS bodies, private healthcare providers, insurers and individual medical practitioners. 3RPCClinical Negligence: Mainly Defendant2023 | Band 3 |RPC is an established clinical negligence department acting on behalf of a variety of clients including insurers, private healthcare providers and individual practitioners. The team offers specialist expertise in a diverse range of matters including fertility services and cosmetic surgery, with additional strength in urological and dental claims. The team is also experienced in handling complex group actions as well as high-value individual claims, and RPC's practitioners demonstrate particular expertise in sonography claims and termination of pregnancy cases. 3Ward Hadaway LLPClinical Negligence: Mainly Defendant2023 | Band 3 |Ward Hadaway is an NHS Resolution panel firm that handles matters on behalf of NHS trusts as well as other NHS organisations. The team offers deep expertise in birth injury claims and other high-severity injury cases and is also noted for its risk management work for clients. Ward Hadaway is regularly instructed on multimillion-pound cases and those concerning complex ongoing care requirements, with members of the team also demonstrating a particular aptitude for handling complex inquests.