Jonathan Jones > Chambers of Mark Anderson QC > Birmingham, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Mark Anderson QC
No5 Barristers Chambers
FOUNTAIN COURT, STEELHOUSE LANE
BIRMINGHAM
B4 6DR
England
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Position

Specialises in personal injury and clinical negligence; has extensive experience in the following areas: cerebral palsy claims; obstetrics and paediatrics; claims involving profound neurological damage, including quadriplegia and paraplegia; cosmetic surgery errors, including breast implants and reconstruction surgery; claims arising from negligently performed operations, including vasectomies and sterilisation procedures, endoscopies, neurological surgery, hip and knee replacements etc; optical negligence, including failing to diagnose glaucoma; dental negligence; oncology, including errors in diagnosis and treatment; errors occurring during attendance at accident and emergency departments, including failing to diagnose fractures, failing to diagnose and/or treat myocardial infarction; errors by general practitioners, including failing to treat diabetes, failing to refer following symptoms of arterial blockage etc; nursing practice, including rehabilitation procedures; human rights, including the disclosure of confidential information and inhuman and degrading treatment. Also practises in: general personal injury, including claims under the Fatal Accidents Act 1976 and Law Reform (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1934; catastrophic injuries; limitation; industrial disease and accidents at work, including claims for RSI, asthma, asbestosis, and noise-induced deafness; claims arising from the use of the highways; education, including claims arising from the failure to diagnose and/or treat dyslexia and other learning difficulties. Reported cases include: Lawrence v Chief Constable of Staffordshire [2000] TLR 25/07/00; [2000] PIQR Q349; Mugweni v NHS London (formerly South West London SHA) (CA) [2012] EWCA Civ 20 , [2012] All ER (D) 145 (Jan).

Career

Called to the Bar 1994; regularly lectures on civil procedure.

Memberships

Personal Injuries Bar Association; AVMA.

Education

St Andrews University (MA Hons 2(1) Economics); City University (Diploma in Law, commendation).

Lawyer Rankings

Regional Bar > Western Circuit > Clinical negligence

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Jonathan Jones QC



No5 Barristers Chambers



He leaves no stone unturned and inspires confidence in both clients and instructing solicitors.

Jonathan Jones QC is the key name to note on the circuit from No5 Barristers Chambers, with significant experience in all aspects of claimant work including surgical negligence, missed or delayed diagnoses and birth injuries.

Regional Bar > Midland Circuit > Personal injury

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Jonathan Jones QC



No5 Barristers Chambers



Excellent in his written and oral advocacy.

Regional Bar > Midland Circuit > Clinical negligence

Within: Leading Silks -

Jonathan Jones QC



No5 Barristers Chambers



He has an extremely good eye for detail and is excellent on his feet.