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Hempsons

THE EXCHANGE, STATION PARADE, HARROGATE, HG1 1TS, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01423 522331
Fax:
Fax 01423 724047
DX:
11965 HARROGATE-1
Email:
Web:
www.hempsons.co.uk
Hempsons, Adam Hartrick, Harrogate, ENGLAND

Adam Hartrick

Tel:
Work 01423 724014
Email:
Web:
www.hempsons.co.uk/people/adam-hartrick/
Hempsons

Work Department

Healthcare and advisory healthcare litigation.

Position

Adam is a Partner, based in Harrogate but head of the advisory teams in the firm’s northern offices.

Adam is frequently in the Coroner’s Court representing health and social care clients interests at Inquests, investigating the deaths of patients or service users.

Adam has a particular interest in issues relating to mental health, capacity and consent and has represented clients in the Court of Protection and the High Court both in relation to medical treatment and welfare issues, concerning adults and children.

Adam has represented healthcare bodies in Judicial Review proceedings, largely around issues relating to the provision of facilities and services. He usually acts for Commissioners where decisions they have made are being challenged.

Adam also represents both regulators and providers in the social care sector, in particular in relation to enforcement action by CQC.

Adam also defends civil proceedings, most commonly in clinical negligence in cases usually involving a mental health component or where the alleged negligence has resulted in the death of an individual.

Adam regularly provides training on his areas of expertise to clients and others.

Career

Trained Brachers, Maidstone; qualified 1996; assistant solicitor Hempsons 1996-2005; partner 2005 to date.

Member

Leeds & West Riding Medico Legal Society (committee); Harrogate Law Society (committee, president 2015).

Education

Blatchington Mill School, Hove; Southampton University (1993 LLB Hons); York College of Law (1994 LPC distinction).

Leisure

Wine, dining out, cooking, travel, gym, swimming, Brighton and Hove Albion FC.

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