Personal Injury & Medical Negligence Content
Fieldfisher's Jill Greenfield instructed in first civil claim against Weinstein Corporation on behalf of a client who was sexually assaulted
Jill Greenfield, head of personal injury, Fieldfisher has recently been instructed in the first civil claim against the Weinstein Corporation on behalf of a client who was sexually assaulted
The importance of recognising hip dysplasia in new-borns
A failure to diagnose DDH during early childhood can result in disabilities in later life.
Medical Negligence and Personal Injury Teams top the Legal 500 rankings
Fieldfisher's Personal Injury and Medical Negligence teams have been listed tier 1 in the Legal 500 rankings.
Fieldfisher hosts annual AvMA Charity Quiz Night
Fieldfisher hosted its annual AvMA Charity Quiz Night, raising over £3,500
A Face in the Crowd: Maxillofacial Trauma Conference
Fieldfisher, alongside ABI solutions, is very pleased to be running a conference in London on the 5th December to discuss different aspects of maxillofacial injuries.
On World Cerebral Palsy Day, we reiterate our commitment to preventing hypoxic birth injury in the first place and then securing the best for our clients
Society has the responsibility to recognise and take remedial action when the injuries are caused by negligence and to provide the financial support to allow that person to live the best life possible.
New guidelines to treat pregnant women for Group B Strep
Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) has updated its guidelines regarding precautions against Group B Strep (GBS).
NHS study of cerebral palsy facts reveals systemic and human errors
An NHS report this month looking at data from cerebral palsy claims doesn't reveal anything particularly surprising about the reasons behind catastrophic neurological birth injuries.
The law must not force claimants to gamble crucial compensation
Parliament has been asked to consider changing the very practical system operated by the Lord Chancellor to say how lump sum compensation should be calculated.
Fieldfisher supports Matt Briggs' call for changes to cycling laws
Following the verdict in the high-profile Alliston cycling trial at the Old Bailey in August 2017, Keith Barrett helped client Matt Briggs to launch a campaign to have outdated cycling laws brought
Government must rebuild women's faith in maternity care
Years of underfunding of maternity care in the UK has resulted in a critical lack of faith in their safety, says Arti Shah.
Partner Jane Weakley and team complete the London Prudential Ride 100
Jane Weakley, Partner within Fieldfisher's Personal Injury and Medical Negligence practice, has completed the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 helping to raise over £3000 for the Bobath Centre.
Fieldfisher hosts successful conference for practitioners working with people suffering catastrophic neurological injury
Fieldfisher hosted a conference in July focusing on achieving the best rehabilitation for people suffering catastrophic brain injury.
RCOG highlights proof babies could be saved with better care
Maternity initiatives introduced by the government in 2015 may have begun to bite as the number of stillbirths fell for the first time in a decade. The bad news is that too many babies still die because of inadequate maternity care.
Personal Injury & Medical Negligence
Jill Greenfield is mentioned in 'Fieldfisher's Jill Greenfield instructed in first civil claim against Weinstein Corporation on behalf of a client who was sexually assaulted'
Dushal Mehta, Peter Williams and Andrew Morgan are mentioned in 'Fieldfisher hosts Spotlight on Immunotherapy Conference 2017'
Jill Greenfield is mentioned in 'Civil justice may be the only option for Weinstein’s accusers by Jill Greenfield for The Times' The Brief'
Jill Greenfield, Paul McNeil and Peter Williams are mentioned in 'Medical Negligence and Personal Injury Teams top the Legal 500 rankings'
Bridget Collier is mentioned in 'Ladies Wot Lunch - Fieldfisher helping to raise funds for the Mick Knighton Mesothelioma Research Fund'
Bridget Collier is mentioned in 'Fieldfisher attends All Wales Lung Cancer Forum "Living with Lung Cancer"'
Jane Weakley is mentioned in 'Partner Jane Weakley and team complete the London Prudential Ride 100'