Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence
Kenworthy’s Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence Barristers provide advice and representation in high-value, complex cases from pre-litigation advice through to settlement meetings and mediations.
“The growing team covers all types of personal injury including high-value cases involving brain damage and spinal injuries, industrial disease, allegations of fraud, clinical negligence (with particular expertise in cosmetic procedures and dental procedures), fatal accidents and holiday claims.”
"Very, very pleased with the result and how you dealt with the case without any fuss as this was certainly not a straight-forward case and could have easily gone pear-shaped! Very impressed and look forward to instructing you again soon."
“I have always found the clerking team to be professional, friendly, accommodating to requests and prompt in their response."
“Shysta Habib is articulate, friendly, and assertive. She has a knack for presenting a good argument and her enthusiasm and gift of the personal touch set her apart from others.”
“Chambers are supportive and attentive at short notice. They are also very flexible in order to meet needs that arise on short notice. Decisions that have to be made are not made unilaterally but always after consultation which helps with continuity and confidence.”
"Whilst working with Nicola, I have found her to be extremely professional and well prepared. Her client care skills are excellent, and she has always provided sound and clear advice. Our clients that she has represented have had nothing but good things to say about her."
Kenworthy’s Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence Barristers act on behalf of both claimants and defendants and cover everything from slips, trips and falls to fatal accidents. Our clients include private and publicly-funded claimants, hospitals, NHS Trusts and private medical insurance.
Our Clinical Negligence practitioners offer advice on potentially negligent diagnosis and treatment by Nursing Staff, GPs and Consultants. We also provide expertise in professional negligence arising from the actions of Surveyors, Accountants, Financial Advisers and Solicitors. Advisory work which often involves allegations of negligent misstatement.
Our Barristers ensure the successful management of claims by way of advocacy, formal advice, or simply a quick bit of advice on the phone to assist with difficult issues.
Kenworthy’s Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence Barristers
Many of our Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence Barristers accept Public Access work including Abid Khan, Yasser Iqbal, Richard Lees, Peter Quegan, Christopher Addison, Shysta Habib, and Josephine Scally.
The Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence Barristers at Kenworthy's Chambers are highly experienced and receive instructions across all areas of Personal Injury, accidents at work and medical negligence. Representing clients throughout the UK, Kenworthy’s Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence Team deal with the following types of cases:
- Amputee Claims
- Clinical Negligence
- Catastrophic injuries including head injuries, brain injuries and spinal cord injuries
- Cerebral Palsy
- Chronic Pain Disorders and Somatoform Disorders
- Clinical Negligence
- Cosmetic Surgery
- Dangerous Sports Claims
- Delayed Diagnosis
- Dental Negligence
- Employers’ Liability
- Fatal Accidents
- General Practice
- Human Rights Act
- Industrial Disease
- Military Claims
- Misdiagnosis Claims
- Obstetric and Neo-Natal Management
- Occupiers’ Liability
- Orthopaedic Negligence
- Personal Injury
- Product Liability
- Professional Negligence
- Public Liability
- Road Traffic Accidents
- Serious Injury
- Subtle Brain Injury
- Surgical Negligence
- Workplace Accidents