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Clarke Willmott LLP

Work Department

Clinical Negligence


Kerry Fifield is a partner in Clarke Willmott’s Bristol Clinical Negligence team specialising in birth injury claims for Claimants with cerebral palsy.

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South West > Insurance > Personal injury and clinical negligence; claimant

At Clarke Willmott LLP, the personal injury and clinical negligence teams are coordinated by Chris Thorne. The ‘very experienced‘ personal injury team represents adults and children with serious injuries, including brain, spinal cord and amputation issues. The group also has experience in fatal accident claims and in cases involving complex psychiatric disorders. The practice group is led by Lee Hart, an expert in catastrophic injury and fatal accident claims. Philip Edwards, who splits his time between Bristol and Birmingham, is an expert in brain injury and amputation claims. Associate James Edmondson is increasingly active in fatal accident and secondary victim claims. The clinical negligence team, managed by Kerry Fifield, has an ‘exceptional reputation‘, with a strong focus on birth injuries, as well as handling brain and spinal injury claims. The group is particularly active in novel cases, including in relation to the loss of cord tissue samples stored for stem cell therapy. Marguarita Tyne has a strong track record in non-birth catastrophic injury cases for adults and children, with additional expertise in fertility loss cases. Associate Vanessa Harris is particularly noted for delayed cancer diagnosis claims.