Eastwoods‘ team of Civil Claims, Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence Lawyers is experienced at defending clinical negligence claims and personal injury claims in a sporting context and has the expertise to defend a range of professional negligence and personal injury claims, as well as clinical negligence claims.
The firm is regularly instructed to advise and defend GPs, surgeons, physicians, nurses, dentists and various other clinical practitioners in medical and dental litigation. Our experienced team investigates and manages claims from the early stages of litigation through to procedural hearings and trials in the High Court and County Court. We undertake all medical and dental injury litigation including defending claims arising from surgical and medical procedures, and those arising from alleged negligent misdiagnosis and advice. Our team has experience in high value (multi-million pound) claims involving spinal, brain and birth injuries.
In these complex and often lengthy cases Eastwoods provides clear and specialist advice to identify and resolve issues on behalf of our clients and , where appropriate, we negotiate settlement of claims before they reach court. With our wider medico-legal experience we are able to identify and manage any simultaneous or prospective regulatory proceedings .
Additionally, we have represented in Employment Tribunal proceedings a number of professional clients who have been dismissed following investigations and disciplinary processes.
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