Mike Hill > Chambers of James Murphy > Newcastle upon Tyne, England > Lawyer Profile
Parklane Plowden Offices
LOMBARD HOUSE, 4-8 LOMBARD STREET
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
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Mike Hill is a barrister at Parklane Plowden Chambers who specialises in Clinical Negligence.
Mike is a well-established and highly-regarded clinical negligence barrister with “invaluable experience in dental negligence claims.” [Chambers & Partners, 2019]. As a former dentist with over 15 years’ experience he has a particular focus on dental negligence claims and a unique understanding of clinical negligence issues. He represents both claimants and defendants, and his capabilities in the medical field extend to other areas such as orthopaedic, gynaecological, spinal surgery, knee and hip replacements and anaesthetic negligence.
His extensive client base includes leading regional and national law firms as well as insurers.
His expertise and quality of practice is reflected by numerous legal directory accolades. “He has a good rapport with clients and is excellent with expert witnesses. He is thorough, has a good understanding of the law and, with his dental background, has strong medical knowledge also.” [Chambers & Partners, 2017].
Professional Negligence Bar Association
North of England Medico-legal Society
North Eastern Circuit
Bachelor of Dental Surgery, University of Newcastle 1989
Postgraduate Diploma in Conscious Sedation 1997
CPE Semple Piggot Rochez 2002
BVC Northumbria 2004
Lawyer Rankings(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 2
Mike Hill – Parklane Plowden ‘Demonstrates extensive knowledge of Clinical Law generally and dental claims specifically. Is particularly impressive with complex and or high value dental claims, respected by both patients and experts alike. Continues to serve with impressive speed on issues of opinion and drafting.’