Jonathan Derrington Clinical Negligence
Jonathan has a wide-ranging practice in the areas of clinical negligence and personal injury.
His clinical negligence practice has included cases involving: general medical practice, nursing practice (including fatal pressure sore injury and malnutrition cases), negligently performed operations (including general surgical error, abdominal surgery, urological surgery, orthopaedic surgery, (including hip replacement surgery)), delays in treatment and diagnosis including cancer cases and failure to diagnose malaria; failed cosmetic surgery (including breast surgery and abdominoplasty), GP negligence; orthopaedic mismanagement, failure to give informed consent and negligent dental treatment. Jonathan’s practice in this area is exclusively claimant based. He is praised for his careful yet effective handling of sensitive issues with clients and for his proficiency in extracting the best from medical experts.
Both as an advocate and as an advisor/strategist, Jonathan practices at all levels of litigation (including pre-action and at inquests, where his client care skills and forensic experience come to the fore).