In the News Archives - Diane Rostron

Birth injury solicitors recognised as leading expert

The catastrophic birth injury team of solicitors led by Diane Rostron has been ranked as a leading firm in the 2021 edition of Legal 500. The team has secured in excess of £40 million worth of compensation for families in south Wales, Lancashire and Cheshire in the past 12 months alone, and has been ranked … Read more Birth injury solicitors recognised as leading expert

ITV News Wales, 15 November 2019

Diane Rostron talked to ITV News Wales after successfully securing £17.9 million for a South Wales family following a preventable birth injury at the Royal Glamorgan Hospital. The family had complained direct to the hospital following the incident in 2012 but their complaint was not upheld. The hospital conducted its own Serious Case Review but concluded that no mistakes had taken place. We represented the family and legal action resulted in liability being admitted and much needed compensation to cover their child’s extensive care needs for life., 26 June 2019

When our specialist team is approached for support, our clients are broken following a devastating incident of medical negligence. Their pain is further compounded in the knowledge that what happened should and could have been avoided. Transparency from the medical professionals involved is vital to help affected families start to heal. Read more in our piece on

Lancashire Evening Post, 11 June 2019

We were very pleased to secure a £multi-million settlement for our client following an entirely preventable birth injury. The compensation will help to give the family a better quality of life and the support to pay for all the care needed.

WalesOnline, 31 May 2019

The families who ask for our help following medical negligence are significantly traumatised. What they really need, but rarely receive, is a heartfelt apology from those who have failed in their duty of care. Read our piece on WalesOnline.