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I have nearly 30 years' experience acting for people injured through medical negligence and personal injury accidents. My cases include:

  • Medical Negligence claims
  • Personal Injury claims
  • Work Accident claims
  • Road Traffic Accidents claims 
  • International personal injury claims

Many of these claims involve serious head injuries or birth injuries and have settled for more than £1 million. This ensures my clients receive adequate compensation to pay for education, rehabilitation, care and treatment.

In 2018, my client, a severely disabled six-year-old boy, was awarded £37 million after contracting the Herpes Simplex in hospital, leading to catastrophic brain damage.

I regularly speak at events including the RoadPeace and BISWG (Brain Injury Social Work Group) conferences. I have also contributed a chapter to the well-received Experts in the Civil Courts edited by Sir Louis Blom Cooper QC.

I am a member of AvMA (Action against Medical Accidents), the Law Society Clinical Negligence Panel, the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL), and a Fellow of the Society for Advanced Legal Studies.

What others say…

Paul McNeil is highly regarded for his 'unparalleled knowledge' of clinical negligence matters. He is renowned for his handling of catastrophic brain and birth injury claims as well as failure to diagnose cases. Sources say: 'He has impeccable judgement and knows when to take and when to leave a point. He is truly first-class.'

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