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Nottingham Clinical Negligence Solicitors

Experienced specialists helping you claim compensation

Our Expertise

Our experienced Nottingham clinical negligence solicitors have been acting for claimants for over 40 years. We help people who have suffered negligent medical treatment at the hands of doctors and health professionals to claim compensation. The team deal with wide range of claims, including inquests, misdiagnosis of cancer, surgical claims, cardiac claims, cauda equina syndrome, dental claims, vision loss, and mismanagement of mental health.

Freeths’ clinical negligence lawyers are specialists in birth injury claims. We regularly help clients with claims relating to cerebral palsy and gynaecological claims. You can rely on our team to be sensitive and proactive at all times. We are renowned for bringing many successful claims for compensation.

If you’re based in Nottinghamshire, give our friendly clinical negligence team a call today.

Our process

We always take into account the impact a medical mistake, injury or misdiagnosis has on a client. Our clinical negligence lawyers work exclusively with these types of claims, so you can trust their experience. Freeths will work tirelessly to provide you with support; bringing you the compensation you need.

Compensation could mean additional care or treatment, or replacing your lost earnings. Using our knowledge to give advice tailored to you, we can help you to get your life back on track quickly.

Why choose our Nottingham Clinical Negligence Solicitors

  • Our specialist team have advised on clinical negligence claims for over 25 years
  • You can rely on our clinical negligence solicitors to be approachable and sympathetic
  • Fund your claim through insurance or conditional fee (no win no fee) arrangements
  • We will listen to your needs and explain complex processes in plain English
  • Our lawyers are rated by legal guides and are members of AvMA and APIL

Key contact

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Jane Williams

Partner, Head of Medical Negligence, East Midlands & North East

Nottingham Clinical Negligence Solicitors

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Paul Balen and Jane Williams – Clinical Negligence Solicitors based in Nottingham

Jane is head of the Clinical Negligence department at Freeths and has more than 24 years experience of bringing clinical negligence claims. She has an active practice dealing with cases of maximum severity including spinal, neurological and birth injury clinical negligence claims. She also has a strong track record in misdiagnoses of cancer and epilepsy, having co-ordinated two high profile group actions.

Esteemed Consultant Paul Balen is also based in Nottingham – he has handled the full spectrum of cases in his lengthy career and is known nationally for his clinical negligence work.

The Clinical Negligence team can handle all aspects of medical negligence, including fatal claims and inquests.

Examples of Clinical Negligence cases in Nottingham

  • Organ Retention Group Litigation; Freeths represented several bereaved parents in the group litigation arising from the retention of deceased children’s’ organs without consent. This practice was subsequently abolished as a result of these cases.
  • Freeths achieved a £300,000 payment for a lady who suffered significant permanent disability as a result of negligent treatment after a total knee replacement. The money was to go towards future care and adaptations to the home.
  • Devised the Leicester epilepsy and cervical smear claims handling agreements and has been involved in numerous claims involving cosmetic surgery and medical products.


  • “Esteemed expert Paul Balen remains at the forefront of clinical negligence law, having handled the full spectrum of cases in his lengthy career. H...

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  • “Thank you very much for all your help with my mother’s claim, you made it less daunting than we imagined it would be.”

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  • “I would like to take the time to praise the client care I received from Adrian Denton. Adrian has made what I thought would be quite a daunting pr...

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  • “A warm heartfelt thank you for your support, dedication and hard graft over the last 5 years. Your professionalism has assured our daughter got wh...

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