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Hempsons

WEST ONE, FORTH BANKS, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, NE1 3PA, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0191 230 0669
Fax:
Fax 0191 231 2669
DX:
715141 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE19
Email:
Web:
www.hempsons.co.uk
Harrogate, London, Manchester, Newcastle upon Tyne

Top-tier Firm rankings


North: Public sector

Health
Health - ranked: tier 1

Hempsons

Hempsons’ provides healthcare advisory and healthcare litigation teams for clients that include public and private healthcare organisations, charities and social enterprises. Corporate-commercial specialist Crispin Pettifer handles a range of contracts in health and social care contexts. He co-leads the practice with Deborah Ramshaw, who is an expert procurement lawyer focused on advising contracting authorities and bidders in various matters. Also notable in the team are Stephen Maratos, who specialises in claims litigation on behalf of NHS Trusts and clinicians, and Alison Oliver, who joined in 2019 from Ward Hadaway and bring expertise in GP and dental practice issues.

Practice head(s):Crispin Pettifer; Deborah Ramshaw

Other key lawyers:Stephen Maratos; Alison Oliver

Testimonials

'One of the strongest teams dealing with NHS Trust work with a good connection in the North.'

'Martyn Hughes is a very able solicitor with a calm approach to sensitive cases and perceptive judgment.'

Key Clients

NHS England

Work highlights

  • Represented NHS England in the relicensing process for the 15 national Academic Health Science Networks.
  • Represented Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust (“TSD”) on all aspects of clients successful and timely competitive dialogue procurement process to appoint a strategic estates partner. Project value circa £100m.
Leading individuals

Crispin Pettifer - Hempsons

Next Generation Partners

Stephen Maratos - Hempsons

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