Blackpool based Diane Rostron has been recognised in the annual The Legal 500 UK rankings as one of the leading clinical negligence teams in the North West. Specialising in catastrophic brain injuries at birth, the team has once again been ranked alongside significantly larger law firms in the highly competitive
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Planning a family is an exciting time and the UK is considered one of the safest places in the world to give birth. For a comparatively small number of families however, what should be a very special time turns into every parent’s worst nightmare and the unthinkable happens. How common
Cerebral palsy is a complex condition that can impact both cognitive and physical function and will affect each individual differently. In some cases, CP can be caused by a preventable incident before, during or just after the birth of a child resulting in brain damage. In these circumstances, choosing the
Incidents of medical negligence in maternity settings can cause significant birth trauma and permanent personal injury. Families in these sad circumstances are not alone and help is available for injury claims for children with erb’s palsy. What type of injury leads to an erb’s palsy claim? This can be caused
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£5 million settlement approved following an alleged brain injury hours after birth at the Royal Preston Hospital
The High Court has approved a medical negligence settlement of £5 million today, Monday 7th December, for a child who allegedly suffered a serious brain
We recently secured nearly £5 million compensation for a client who suffered an avoidable below the knee amputation following a football injury. He was admitted
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
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.
Birth injuries solicitor and Court of Protection deputy Diane Rostron has appointed Alison Battersby as legal executive to assist the team’s clients following successful £multi-million settlements.