Fieldfisher boosts its leading medical negligence team with partner Jenny Urwin joining in March
Leading medical negligence lawyers Fieldfisher has hired Jenny Urwin, Slater and Gordon Lawyers' Manchester head of clinical negligence.
Jenny will join Fieldfisher's market leading medical negligence team as a partner on 19th March and will lead the firm's Manchester practice.
Jenny began her career at Pannone Solicitors in 1993 and became a principal lawyer at Slater and Gordon in 2014.
Jenny specialises in all aspects of claimant clinical negligence for adults and children. She has a particular focus on maximum severity cases, such as cerebral palsy and other complex birth injuries, amputations, brain injuries and blindness or loss of vision.
Jenny also specialises in wrongful birth cases, particularly those relating to Down's Syndrome, severe congenital brain disorders and congenital abnormalities.
Jenny’s successful career includes securing multiple million-pound settlements for clients.
Paul McNeil, head of personal injury and medical negligence at Fieldfisher, said "Jenny is an exceptional clinical negligence lawyer who is committed to her clients on whose behalf she has obtained outstanding results. We are delighted that Jenny is joining Fieldfisher and the founding partner in our Manchester clinical negligence team."