Making a Clinical or Professional Negligence Claim

When you’re going through the trauma and great stress of medical complications or injuries, Birkett Long’s specialist team will help guide you through the legal process involved in bringing a claim for negligence by a hospital, GP, dentist or other health professional.

Birkett Long’s specialists adopt a sympathetic approach to our clients but a determined approach to the litigation process. Our experience means that we have recovered substantial damages for victims of clinical negligence. Birkett Long can help you make a claim if you have suffered:

  • severe injuries causing paralysis or serious disability
  • clinical negligence causing injuries to babies and children
  • clinical negligence for gynaecological complications
  • complications following cosmetic surgery

Birkett Long also has considerable experience of clinical negligence cases which involve fatalities.

For a free initial assessment of your claim please complete the clinical negligence form with details of your incident and we will contact you, or alternatively email or telephone Nadina Edmondson on 01245 453827 or

Other funding options are also available - take a look at our 'payment options for your dispute' page to find out more.


Our team has more than 40 years’ experience of bringing clinical negligence claims against consultants and GPs, dentists, private hospitals and clinics and NHS Trusts.

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What our clients say

  • Once again, thank you for your sensitivity, patience and reassurance at a particularly precarious time in our lives. We will certainly recommend you to friends if the need occurs.

Staff re-order for making a clinical or professional negligence claim

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