Clinical or medical negligence is when a doctor or healthcare professional provides substandard care which results in an injury or causes an existing condition to get worse. Negligence can happen at any stage in the care process, from diagnosis to treatment and surgery.
With over 40 years of experience Ackers & Co Solicitors specialist medical negligence team have consistently achieved outstanding results for individuals who have suffered serious injury due to medical or clinical negligence.
As a national firm covering the whole of the United Kingdom, with the ability to converse and manage cases in multiple languages including Urdu, Punjabi, Cantonese, Mandarin and of course, English. Our solicitors will come and see you wherever you are.
We offer exceptional direct access to our highly-motivated and committed medical lawyers who work closely with claimants and their families to guide them sensitively through the litigation process whilst proactively progressing their compensation claims.
We understand that no amount of money can ever undo the devastation caused by serious injury. However, we are experts in handling medical negligence cases and know how compensation can make a huge difference when managing the consequences of negligence, and so improve quality of life.
We will ensure that you receive not only the very best legal advice but also much needed practical support to help you to adapt and cope with the consequences of medical negligence. Whether you require financial assistance to fund medical treatment, care, therapy, essential equipment, adaptations to your home or to alleviate financial hardship where you have had to stop work, we will seek interim payments for you as soon as is practicably possible.
Our focus is on facilitating specialist rehabilitation at the earliest possibly opportunity (rather than following the conclusion of the claim) as we appreciate that this has greater potential to improve your outcome. We have arrangements with high quality providers of medical and other rehabilitation services to swiftly provide you with the vital support you need