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Ward Hadaway

SANDGATE HOUSE, 102 QUAYSIDE, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, NE1 3DX, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0191 204 4000
Fax:
Fax 0191 204 4001
DX:
730360 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE-30
Email:
Web:
www.wardhadaway.com
Leeds, Manchester, Newcastle upon Tyne

Gillian Muir

Tel:
Work 0191 204 4373
Email:
Ward Hadaway

Work Department

Healthcare

Position

Partner

Career

Gillian is a Partner who has over 19 years of experience in clinical negligence work.

Gillian joined the firm in 2014 and previously worked for a claimant firm. She has now brought that experience to the Healthcare Unit at Ward Hadaway.

Gillian has acted in many high value birth injury claims. Her caseload includes various complex birth injury, multi- party high value claims and she has experience in many types of cases such as spinal injuries, amputations and delay in diagnosis of cancer cases.

Gillian also has experience in representing the interests of NHS Trusts in the Coroner’s Court, regularly dealing with complicated inquests on behalf of her Trust clients.

She regularly deliver lectures and workshops on clinical negligence claims and in particular claims involving obstetric treatment.


North: Insurance

Clinical negligence: defendant

Within: Clinical negligence: defendant

Ward Hadaway fields a team of ‘fully committed lawyers’ with ‘vast wealth of knowledge’ and which ‘takes the time and effort to ensure their clients’ needs are met’. The ‘very good’ team acts for a number of NHS organisations including various NHS trusts and is led by Jeffrey Keeble, who is best known for his expertise in dealing with high-value birth injury cases; this area of expertise is shared by the ‘very smart and analyticalGillian Muir, who is ‘very easy to work with’ and described by clients as ‘a thoroughly safe and sensible pair of hands’. She is also well versed in handling high-value claims pertaining to spinal injuries, amputations and the delayed diagnosis of cancer. Robert Rushton specialises in defending claims on behalf of NHS Resolution and NHS trusts. Nicola Richardson and Lisa Evans are other names to note.

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