David Tyack QC

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David will be appointed Queen’s Counsel in March 2021 following his successful application for silk in the 2020 competition.
David has long and extensive experience of appearing at Coroners inquests, usually on behalf of families of the Deceased and in particular in relation to potential personal injury and clinical negligence claims.
David has been consistently recommended as a leading barrister for clinical negligence cases. He is recommended as a band one clinical negligence barrister in the most recent edition of Chambers and Partners 2021 and as a leading personal injury and clinical negligence barrister in the most recent Legal 500 guide 2021.
The following are a few examples of inquests in which David has appeared in the last few years:
Shrewsbury, Telford and Wrekin Coroner’s Court 2021
Inquest touching of the death of a young man who bled to death when a dialysis line became detached. The Coroner reached an Article 2 conclusion of systemic failings and made a finding of individual neglect.
Powys, Bridgend and Glamorgan Valleys Coroner’s Court
Inquest touching upon the death of a young boy who died when unsecured football goalposts fell on him.
Westminster Coroner’s Court
Inquest touching upon the death of an infant who died as a result of errors during a cardiac procedure at a renowned cardiac unit
Stoke-on-Trent and North Staffordshire Coroner’s Court
Inquest touching upon the death of a man trampled to death by cows
Gwent Coroner’s Court
Inquest touching on the death of a young mother of six as a result of amniotic fluid embolism following childbirth
Birmingham Coroner’s Court
Inquest touching upon the death of a patient who was voluntarily resident in a psychiatric unit
Worcestershire Coroner’s Court
Inquest touching on the death of a man who suffered complications following surgery to remove primary bone sarcoma
Manchester Coroner’s Court
Inquest touching upon the of a man who suffered a pulmonary embolism following presentation to A and E apartment
Shrewsbury Coroner’s Court
Inquest touching upon the death of a university student who was run over and killed
Qualifications
MA Juris, Christ Church, Oxon

Latest News & Publications

In a webinar marking their appointment to silk in this year’s competition, David Tyack and John Coughlan analyse and clarify the law relating to injuries and losses suffered at various stages of pregnancy....

Date: Tue, 23 Mar 2021
Clinical negligence experts from No5 Barristers’ Chambers have seen the successful conclusion of a claim involving Cauda Equina Syndrome with damages agreed at around £1.5million....

Date: Wed, 11 Dec 2019