With 11 offices throughout England and Wales our specialist birth injury claims solicitors are on hand to help you if you or your baby has suffered an injury or illness that could have been prevented with the right medical care. Whilst we are a national law firm we know how important it is to be small enough to care.
You can trust our experts as we are members of The Law Society's Clinical and Personal Injury Panels and also on the AvMA panel of recommended professionals. We also have solicitors who are members of APIL, one of the leading associations of personal injury lawyers.
Our medical negligence team has a strong medical background. We have a specialist nurse advisor who remains on the professional roll as well as a number of qualified nurses and a midwife who have since gone on to qualify as Solicitors so when we say we understand we really do. Our expertise and insight into the medical profession will ensure that you get the best possible legal advice as well as offering you the support you need every step of the way through the claims process.
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Simpson Millar successfully pursued a claim for damages for the wrongful birth of a disabled child in a twin pregnancy.
The hospital trust in question failed to detect a significant congenital cardiac defect in one of the twins; mainly a transposition of the great vessels. Since this is an exceptionally severe heart defect for which an accurate diagnosis should be expected at consultant level, the oversight meant that care fell below the expected reasonable standard. Read more>>
We recently helped our client claim compensation through his litigation friend following a birth injury that he sustained at a UK hospital.
The child, an 11 year old boy, received £575,000 (less an interim payment) lump sum compensation payment for a right brachial plexus injury which he suffered during the course of his birth in February 1999. Read more>>
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