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Barrister - Francesca Martin

Year of Call:  2010

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Chief Executive & Director of Clerking
Tony McDaid

Senior Practice Managers
Zoe Tinnion
Clare Radburn

Practice Group Clerks
Robert McDonald
William Theaker

Multi-track Team
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Francesca Martin - Clinical Negligence

Francesca has experience across the board in multi-track, fast-track and small claims. She is hallmarked by her strength as a persuasive advocate and her unwavering client focus. Being in Court on a daily basis, Francesca has a sound feel for current judicial approach, particularly in relation to General Damages in personal injury cases. Francesca is often called upon to value extensive and/or sensitive scarring.

Practice Areas:

- Hospital- acquired infections (including MRSA, MSSA, C-difficile)
- Delay in clinical diagnosis
- Plastic Surgeon's negligence

Other relevant experience:

- Credit Hire claims
- Inquests
- Contract disputes

Where appropriate, Francesca also accepts instructions to act for Claimants on a Conditional Fee Basis.

Those that instruct Francesca have confidence in the knowledge that they will receive an attentive and professional service. Paperwork is returned promptly and Francesca endeavours to accommodate urgent instructions.


LLB (Hons) The University of Liverpool
BVC Very Competent The City Law School, London
Jules Thorn (Major) Scholarship, Middle Temple


Middle Temple


Cases in which Francesca has been recently instructed include:

- Delay in diagnosis of acute appendicitis
- Hospital acquired C-Difficile infection
- Negligent nursing care resulting in pressure sores, Osteomyelitis and amputation
- Negligent performance of cosmetic surgery
- Industrial contact dermatitis