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Kate Rohde

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Kingsley Napley LLP

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Clinical negligence and personal injury.


Partner in the clinical negligence and personal injury team. Kate is an experienced specialist in clinical negligence claims of all types, often acting for bereaved families or on behalf of children and adults who have suffered permanent and profound injuries. She is an accredited member of both AvMA's and The Law Society's specialist clinical negligence panels.


Articled Compton Carr, qualified 1989; assistant solicitor and partner at Compton Carr (Partnership 1993); partner Teacher, Stern Selby 1996-97; partner, Kingsley Napley 1997.




AVMA referral panel; Law Society Medical Negligence Panel; APIL; FOCIS.


Sydenham High School; University College, London (1985 LLB).

London: Insurance

Clinical negligence: claimant

Within: Leading individuals (Claimant and Defendant)

Kate Rohde - Kingsley Napley LLP

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Kingsley Napley LLP is a β€˜first-class’ practice that provides a β€˜specialised’ service that is β€˜of the highest standard’. The β€˜confident and efficient’ team is β€˜extremely experienced in handling high-value and complex cases’, and works on a broad spectrum of catastrophic injury matters, including brain injury, spinal cord injury, delay in diagnosis and medical mismanagement claims. The β€˜exceptionally good’ Kate Rohde is a β€˜leading light in the field’ who is β€˜unmatched by any other solicitor’; she frequently acts for bereaved families and on behalf of profoundly injured children and adults, and is regarded for high-value catastrophic injury cases. Also recommended are the β€˜excellent’ Terrence Donovan, who heads the practice and is a β€˜leading’ specialist in maximum severity cases, including cerebral palsy, brain damage and fatal accidents; and the β€˜talented’ Richard Lodge, who is noted for brain and spinal injuries.

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