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Ann Logan

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Balfour+Manson LLP

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Partner with over 24 years’ experience of personal injury litigation, specialising in pursuing clinical negligence claims on behalf of individuals. All areas covered including surgical, GP and dental cases, as well as in related health professions. Extensive experience in high value, catastrophic injury claims, particularly cerebral palsy, birth trauma and delayed diagnosis of cancer.


Trained Balfour+Manson LLP 1987-89; qualified 1989; personal injury firm, London 1990-91; Balfour+Manson LLP 1993 to date; partner Balfour+Manson LLP 2014.


Accredited senior litigator by Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL); accredited as specialist in medical negligence law by the Law Society of Scotland.


Edinburgh University (1985 LLB Hons); King's College London (1986 postgraduate diploma in Medical Ethics and Law); Glasgow University (1987 DLP).


Married with two sons; time with family; yoga; racquet sports; playing piano.

Scotland: Insurance

Medical negligence: pursuer

Within: Leading individuals

Ann Logan - Balfour+Manson LLP

Within: Medical negligence: pursuer

As well as providing ‘excellent service’, Balfour+Manson LLP’s team has ‘a complete understanding of the issues’ facing clients pursuing claims arising from medical negligence and accidents. ‘Outstanding’ Elaine Motion , who leads the team, has considerable experience in representing clients bringing child birth and cerebral palsy claims, late diagnosis of breast and bowel cancer cases; as well as matters involving negligent bowel surgery and bedsore negligence. Ann Logan specialises in birth injury cases, but also has expertise in cerebral palsy, lack of informed consent and fatal claims. David McIntosh is acting for a mother whose daughter suffers from cerebral palsy as a result of a birth injury, in a complex claim seeking to secure damages to cover care costs. Julie Clark-Spence is another key practitioner with experience in pursuing claims against hospitals, GPs and other care professionals.

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Personal injury: pursuer

Within: Personal injury: pursuer

Balfour+Manson LLP’s ‘caring, friendly and professional’ team has significant experience in pursuing claims arising out of catastrophic road, aviation, fatal and offshore oil and gas related accidents, especially with complex causation and liability elements. The team is led by David Short, who has a strong track record in representing victims involved in sensitive major disaster claims, including multiple high profile serious air accidents. ‘Level-headed and highly organised’ David McIntosh acts for a number of claimants who have suffered catastrophic injuries in road traffic and work place accidents. Julie Clark-Spence focuses on in claims that arise out of offshore accidents and is currently representing a Polish National, who was injured whilst working on a vessel in Rotterdam, in the Court of Session, against three defenders, one of whom is domiciled in Singapore. Experienced litigators Ann Logan (who is qualified to practice in Scotland, England and Hong Kong) and Iain Nicol (who specialises in fatal claims) are also ecommended.

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