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Kennedys

TERRINGTON HOUSE, 13-15 HILLS ROAD, CAMBRIDGE, CB2 1NL, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01233 533060
Fax:
Fax 01233 533076
Web:
www.kennedyslaw.com
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East Anglia: Insurance

Clinical negligence: defendant
Clinical negligence: defendant - ranked: tier 1

Kennedys

Kennedys 'has a strong team that performs consistently across a wide range of cases'. The firm has 'efficient, bright and effective litigators, who work extremely well together'. The Cambridge office acts on behalf of NHS Resolution in managing its portfolio of work for healthcare trusts and Clinical Commissioning Groups across East Anglia, as well as for London Trusts. Its caseload encompasses medical treatment decisions, deprivation of liberty, safeguarding in a healthcare setting, inquests, Mental Capacity Act work and DNACPR matters . Robert Tobin is head of the Cambridge office and handles a variety of claims for NHS Resolution including cerebral palsy, neurological injuries, Erb’s palsy, neonatal deaths, psychiatric injuries, orthopaedics and GP negligence matters. Amanda Mead is 'an effective and well-liked leader'. She recently defended a case involving a twin born with cerebral palsy and learning difficulties following a delay in delivery. She also defended a hospital trust against a £3m claim by a woman who suffered an ectopic pregnancy requiring life-saving laparotomy, and who allegedly subsequent pelvic inflammatory disease and chronic pain disorder. Mead reduced the award by more than £3m. Senior associate  Camilla Long (who is 'very experienced and has superb judgment'),  senior associate and employed barrister Samantha Williams and solicitor Debra Sexton are 'standout lawyers'.

Leading individuals

Amanda Mead - Kennedys

Robert Tobin - Kennedys

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Samantha Williams - Kennedys

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