Helping you to rebuild and move forwards with your life after experiencing medical negligence

If you have been injured as a result of medical negligence in the Southampton area, you might be able to claim compensation for what has happened to you and the impact that the injury has had on your life.

Our team of medical negligence solicitors in Southampton are highly experienced in this type of claim, whether it’s as a result of negligence by your GP, hospital care staff, a dentist or any other medical professional. We can help you to access both compensation and a sense of justice, as well as providing practical and emotional support to every client and their loved ones at what can be a really difficult time.

Types of medical negligence claims in Southampton

Essentially, medical negligence could apply to any treatment you receive from a medical professional where you are injured as a result of a mistake or failing on their part. Whether you’re in the Southampton area or any other part of England or Wales, Moore Barlow can help you to make a compensation claim for medical negligence. Some of the most common types of medical negligence include, but are not limited to:

  • Brain injury claims – when a brain injury is sufferance because of medical negligence
  • Birth injury claims – when either the child, mother or both are injured during or shortly following labour and the birth
  • Misdiagnosis claims – when you are either diagnosed with the wrong condition and therefore not treated appropriately or are diagnosed late and therefore don’t receive timely treatment, and you suffer as a result.

In order for a medical negligence claim to be successful, it will need to be proven that you have suffered as a result of an avoidable error or failure in providing adequate care by the medical professional(s) involved.

Your solicitor will help you to gather the necessary evidence to support your claim and once all of the details are known, Moore Barlow can provide you with an estimate of the compensation sum that you are likely to receive if your claim is successful. 

Why choose Moore Barlow as your medical negligence lawyers in Southampton

Medical negligence claims in Southampton or elsewhere in England and Wales can sometimes be complex, with many factors involved and this can sometimes be off-putting to someone who may be considering a claim. Moore Barlow have the necessary expertise in this area of law to not only offer specialist legal advice on every aspect of your claim, but we can also offer practical support too.

The team based in our Southampton office have the benefit of experience in working on many medical negligence claims and we understand that there aren’t just physical injuries caused by this type of incident, but emotional ones too. 

We can help you to access the best possible recovery and rehabilitation services as well as assisting with the legal aspects of your claim and ensuring that you always know exactly where the process is up to and what to expect next. 

As well as our clinical negligence specialists in Southampton, we also have offices in LondonRichmondLymingtonGuildford and Woking too, and we operate nationally. Get in touch today to find out how we can help you with your clinical negligence claim. 

Factsheet

View our medical negligence factsheet.