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Doughty Street Chambers

53-54 DOUGHTY STREET, LONDON, WC1N 2LS, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7404 1313
Fax:
Fax 020 7404 2283
DX:
223 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.doughtystreet.co.uk
Bristol, London, Manchester

Gerwyn Samuel

Tel:
Work 020 7404 1313
Email:
Doughty Street Chambers (Doughty Street Chambers)

Position

Gerwyn deals with personal injury, especially all forms of catastrophic injury including spinal injuries, brain injuries and amputations arising from workplace accidents and road traffic accidents. Clinical negligence, especially neurosurgical negligence of the spinally injured, birth injury claims, genetics and wrongful birth claims. Inquests: The Porton Down Inquest regarding the human guinea pig tests of sarin nerve gas in the 1950’s; The Cabrera Inquest – gross negligence manslaughter verdict involving a midwife, a pharmacist and a hospital; and other deaths arising from workplace accidents, hospital deaths and road traffic accidents.

Career

Called 1986; Gray’s Inn.

Member

PIBA; PNBA; APIL; AVMA.

Education

Patchway High School, Bristol; Jesus College, Oxford (MA Jurisprudence).

Leisure

Choral singing, rugby.


London Bar

Clinical negligence

Within: Clinical negligence – Leading juniors

Gerwyn Samuel - Doughty Street ChambersHe is excellent on tactics and takes an imaginative approach to cases.

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