We were delighted to be ranked in the 2021 Legal 500 directory which reviews the client service delivered by law firms. Our team of birth injury experts have been ranked side by side with significantly larger medical negligence practices. Our news featured on the Blackpool Gazette.
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
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.
Failing to monitor both mother and baby carefully during labour and delays of just a few minutes in taking the appropriate medical action can mean the difference between a perfectly healthy baby, and one that is devastatingly injured. When a family suffers an avoidable birth injury before, during, or just after birth, the effects last a lifetime. Read our piece on the Shropshire Star.
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 Shropshirelive.com.