Clinical negligence - Legal 500

The comments below are taken from The Legal 500. The Legal 500 is a clients guide to the best law firms, lawyers and solicitors.

Stephensons Solicitors LLP attracts praise for its ‘highly client-centric approach’ and for its ‘hardworking team, which does a first-class job’. The ‘excellent and well-managed department’ is led by the ‘highly respectable’ Judith Thomas-Whittingham, who is a ‘very bright and able lawyer and remains very down to earth’. Claire Mooney is an ‘extremely thorough and thoughtful lawyer’ and Carla Twist is ‘very caring and efficient’. Louise Griffiths and newly promoted partner Tom Mooney are also singled out for praise. The ‘very professional and ethical team’ acts for clients nationwide and is known for its specialist expertise in birth and brain injury, medical misdiagnosis and amputation cases. In addition the team has secured the clinical negligence civil contract from the Legal Aid Agency, which enables it to conduct legal aid work throughout the country. (2017)

Stephensons Solicitors LLP has a ‘proactive team that focuses on the clients’ needs’. Judith Thomas-Whittington is ‘down to earth and knowledgeable’ and Louise Griffiths is also well regarded. (2016)

At Stephensons Solicitors LLP, Judith Thomas-Whittingham and Louise Griffiths are ‘excellent’. (2015)

Judith Thomas-Whittingham and Louise Griffiths are recommended at Stephensons Solicitors LLP. (2014)

Louise Griffiths is recommended at Stephensons Solicitors LLP. (2013)

Louise Griffiths is recommended at Stephensons Solicitors LLP. (2012)

Louise Griffiths leads the team at Stephensons Solicitors LLP, and is handling numerous £1m-plus cases. (2011)

Louise Griffiths is recommended at Stephensons Solicitors LLP. (2010)

Louise Griffiths leads the team at Stephensons Solicitors LLP. (2009)

Stephensons has obtained significant awards in brain injury cases/fatal claims. Louise Griffiths is the partner in charge of the department. (2008)

Louise Griffiths leads the team at Stephensons, and has been dealing with a sizeable number of brain injury claims, one of which is valued at around the £5m mark. (2007)

We're always here for you

As an award-winning top 150 law firm, with over 450 staff based in offices across the country, you're never far from the advice you need.

Find your nearest Stephensons office and arrange a meeting

As an award-winning top 150 law firm, with over 450 staff based in offices across the country, you're never far from the advice you need.