Freedom of Information requests have recently confirmed that almost half of all maternity units in England were forced to turn away expectant mothers in 2017. Maternity units were closed 287 times usually due to lack of capacity and staffing issues. This...
Stephensons’ specialist birth injury solicitors focus on helping clients whose lives have been irreversibly affected by an injury at birth. Our experience ranges from cases involving negligently handled pregnancy and deliveries leading to brain injury or sometimes sadly death, to cases concerning problems which aren't detected during pregnancy and lead to babies being born with disabilities. For free initial advice and to discuss your potential clinical negligence claim call us on 0333 344 4772.
Stephensons' clinical and medical negligence solicitors have extensive experience in handling cases for clients with cerebral palsy; in some cases our clients have very severe disabilities needing 24 hour care.
Our successful cases have recovered millions for our clients to cover care, accommodation, aids and equipment as well as compensation for the actual injury.
Areas of specialism
- Cerebral palsy
- Erb's palsy
- Failure to diagnose
- Negligence during pregnancy
- Negligence during birth