Chambers has a rich history of winning awards in our specialist areas as well as individuals being recognised for excellence. Most recently, John Hendy QC was awarded the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award at the UK Chambers Bar Awards 2018. Stuart Brittenden was named The Legal 500 UK Employment Junior of the Year 2018.
Please see below a list of some of our most recent cases:
Roberts v (1) Dr Bhagan (2) Mecorp – Successful cerebral palsy claim settled for very significant sums arising out of obstetric negligence brought in the High Court and Court of Appeal in Trinidad and Tobago.
Shoniwa v Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Trust - A claim for obstetric negligence leading to asphyxia and brain injury to the Claimant’s son and severe psychiatric injury to the Claimant.
H v (1) M and (2) TH and others – Ongoing multi million pound claim in the High Court for alleged failure to diagnose a footballer with a serious cardiac condition, subsequently leading to cardiac arrest and brain injury.
Barlow v MOD - Complex obstetric negligence claim considering whether claimant suffers from cerebral palsy or dyspraxia.
Wain (Deceased) v Derby Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust – Successful claim for damages following death of a young mother after a failure to communicate a diagnosis of HIV.
Matuszczak v Mid-Cheshire Hospitals NHS Trust - A claim for psychiatric illness resulting from the still birth of the Claimant’s baby.
Morrison v MOD - Very high value claim arising from neonatal stroke following misdiagnosis of heart condition.