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UK Northern Ireland Clinical Negligence

This section covers allegations of negligent acts committed by professionals working in the healthcare or pharmaceutical sectors. These cases usually arise from accusations that the defendants did not follow accepted industry practices, leading to injury or death to the patient or claimant. The section is divided between those who represent the defendants or their employers and those who bring claims on behalf of individuals seeking compensation for their injuries.

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Band 1
  1. Carson McDowell
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    Carson McDowell
    Clinical Negligence
    UK 2023 | Band 1 | 13 Years Ranked
    Carson McDowell is a premier practice with a well-resourced team. The team is adept at defending high-value clinical negligence claims. Its practitioners provide legal services to a vast range of clients in the healthcare sector, with particular strength in dental claims. The group routinely represents prominent defence and protection organisations, as well as indemnity organisations. It is known for handling birth injury cases as well as negligence claims that include delay and failure in diagnosis.
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    Tughans
    Clinical Negligence
    UK 2023 | Band 1 | 13 Years Ranked
    Tughans is an impressive defence-side clinical negligence practice with a strong track record in a broad range of catastrophic injury cases. The practitioners frequently receive instructions from leading medical defence organisations, but also represent other insurers and private individuals. The team has further expertise in significant delay of diagnosis claims as well as negligent mismanagement of surgical procedures.
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Band 2
  1. O'Reilly Stewart
    Clinical Negligence
    UK 2023 | Band 2
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Band 3
  1. McCartan Turkington Breen
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    McCartan Turkington Breen
    Clinical Negligence
    UK 2023 | Band 3 | 8 Years Ranked
    McCartan Turkington Breen boasts a respected clinical negligence practice. The team acts for claimants on complex cases. Its group frequently handles sensitive cases concerning negligent obstetric care and also represents claimants affected by mishandled surgical procedures. The practitioners work closely with experts in related disciplines to offer a comprehensive service.
  2. Kennedys
    Clinical Negligence
    UK 2023 | Band 3
  3. Worthingtons
    Clinical Negligence
    UK 2023 | Band 3