"A strong breadth of experienced clinical negligence counsel."
Members are particularly proficient at scrutinising complex expert evidence, and assisting in the assimilation and development of evidence necessary to support a successful claim. Our barristers are known for their proactive, early involvement in cases, providing direction and strategy from the outset.
We act for a range of private and publicly funded claimants, and our defendant clients include hospitals, NHS organisations, medical defence organisations and insurance bodies.
Areas of work we cover include, but are not limited to:
What the Directories Say
“Exchange Chambers is well regarded for its representation of both claimants and defendants in complex clinical negligence matters, and counts several hospitals, NHS organisations, insurance bodies and medical defence organisations among its clients. Its barristers are adept at handling claims arising from delayed diagnosis, surgical negligence and negligent treatment, and are regularly instructed in cases involving complex questions surrounding consent. The team’s expertise also encompasses claims brought against alternative medical practitioners and cosmetic surgery cases.”
Band 2 Leading Set – Clinical Negligence (Northern Circuit), Chambers and Partners 2021
“The ‘outstanding‘ Exchange Chambers has ‘a strong breadth of experienced clinical negligence counsel‘. The team has expertise across all areas of clinical negligence work, and its silks are regularly at the forefront of important and complex cases, acting for a range of private and publicly-funded claimants, and its defendant clients include hospitals, NHS organisations, medical defence organisations, and insurance bodies.”
Leading Set – Clinical Negligence (Northern Circuit), The Legal 500 2021