Stephen Goodfellow - Clinical Negligence
Stephen is very experienced in the field of personal injury & clinical negligence having practised in this area since 1997. His degree in Physiology gives him a particularly useful insight into and understanding of more complicated medical issues.
Stephen is Legal 500 recommended in the area of Personal Injury & Clinical Negligence work. He has a very strong paperwork practice, drafting and providing advice to a wide range of clients from sole practitioners to some of the largest national firms, undertaking an equal balance to claimant and defendant work. Stephen is noted for his persuasive advocacy skills and his comprehensive knowledge of the civil procedure rules.
Examples of recent work undertaken include –
- Failure to provide adequate radiotherapy causing reduced life expectancy;
- Failure of GP to diagnose embolus resulting in above knee amputation;
- Failure to diagnose ovarian cyst resulting in infertility;
- Failure of hospital to provide adequate post-operative care causing loss of vision;
Stephen accepts instructions on a conditional fee basis.
BSc (Hons) Physiology, Bristol 1995
Dip Law, BPP Law School 1996
BVC (Very Competent), Inns of Court School of Law 1997
Personal Injury Bar Association
Consistently recommended in the Legal 500 for Personal Injury & Clinical Negligence – “Quick, decisive and down to earth.” Legal 500, 2015