The birth of a child should be a time of happiness, excitement and celebration. Sadly, when negligent mistakes are made by medical professionals the result is pain, heartache and frustration for parents and the wider family.
What is the next step if I have suffered a birth injury due to negligence?
If negligent mistakes are made by medical professionals during the birth of a child, this could lead to injuries being sustained by either mother and/or baby. Our birth injury medical negligence specialists can provide you with the expert advice needed to determine whether you have a birth injury negligence claim or not and offer guidance on what you should do next.
Hugh James can help with your claim
At Hugh James we believe in providing excellent client care by keeping clients informed at each stage of their medical negligence case. Our initial assessment of your clinical negligence claim is free of charge. If our solicitors advise that you have a potential claim for negligence compensation we will act to gather the relevant employment and medical evidence to build your case.
Ruth Powell, Head of the Medical Negligence Department at Hugh James
Ruth has exclusively practised in clinical negligence since qualifying in 1995 and has a wealth of experience in complex and high value clinical negligence claims. Ruth is widely recognised as an industry leader in her field and builds fantastic rapport with her clients and other parties. She has a particular specialism in neonatal, child and adult brain injury cases, and maternal injury.
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