Chester No Win No Fee Medical Negligence Solicitors
If you are in a position where you need to make a compensation claim for medical negligence and you live in the Chester area, you may think it is a good idea to find a firm of solicitors in Chester. Whilst there is nothing wrong with using a local solicitor, it may not be the best option. On this page, you will find plenty of information on how to find the best legal representation for your medical negligence claim, regardless of their location.
Medical or clinical negligence are terms that are used to describe the events that lead to a patient being harmed when they have been administered medical treatment. Medical negligence can take many forms, from a patient simply being prescribed the wrong medication which lead to a mild allergic reaction, to patients who suffer a terminal complication due to a mistake made during a surgical procedure.
In order to successfully claim for compensation in a medical negligence case, you will need to be able to answer yes to the following three questions:
- Was the medical professional of health care establishment responsible for your worsened medical condition required to care for your health?
- Did the medical professional or healthcare establishment which was responsible for caring for your health fail to do so diligently?
- Could the situation that was caused by the medical professional or healthcare establishment which damaged your health been avoided?
If you can answer yes to all three of these questions, then you may have a valid reason to claim compensation for medical negligence.
Legal Expert operates a nationwide claims service which covers people in the Chester area. We can assist you in claiming the full amount of compensation for medical negligence that you are entitled to. Call us today to find out how we can assist you.
Choosing the Best No Win, No Fee Medical Negligence Solicitor
If you need to begin a claim for compensation against a medical professional, hospital, dental clinic or some other form of healthcare service, you need to ensure that you have the best legal representation possible.
Medical or clinical negligence cases of complex and can take quite some time to resolve. No health care service wants to be found guilty of negligence and your solicitor will need to be skilled in pursuing damages against large institutions such as the NHS.
Legal Expert offers a No Win No Fee claims service that can help residents of Chester claim for medical negligence that happened in Chester. In most cases, we can offer a much better service than a local legal firm, due to our 30-year record of claiming negligence compensation for our customers.
However, if you would prefer to check out a few other solicitors, below you will find some tips on choosing a good one.
Read Reviews of Chester Solicitors?
As a starting point for finding solicitors Chester reviews published by local people that give an evaluation of local legal firms. You can also check with your family, friends and work associates to see if they have any recommendation on a solicitor.
However, Legal Expert offers a proven national claims service which could cut out the need to find a local firm to claim negligence compensation for you.
Does the Location of the Solicitor Matter to a Claim?
In the modern Internet age, there is absolutely no good reason why you have to use solicitors in Chester to represent you in a negligence case.
The national claims service that Legal Expert offers can cover you in the Chester area and as long as you have access to email, Skype or a telephone, then you can keep in contact with is. It is more important to choose a good solicitor than a local one.
What Medical Negligence Compensation Claims Do We Handle in Chester?
Legal Expert has successfully claimed compensation for medical negligence in a very wide range of cases. Our nationwide claims service has helped people all over the country, including Chester, to win the negligence compensation they deserve.
Our expertise means that we always have a good chance of winning your case, as well as making sure you receive the most compensation possible. Some of the forms of medical negligence we have successfully claimed for are detailed below.
Hospital Negligence Advice
If you need to make a compensation claim against a hospital, you may need some hospital negligence advice, and this is where Legal Expert is happy to step in and help.
Claiming negligence compensation against a hospital is never easy, you will likely need to get a third-party expert medical opinion to support your case. Legal Expert can help you with this, and our national claims service is available to help people in the Chester area.
Dental Negligence Lawyers
When you need a lawyer to help you claim against a dental practice, you need to find one that understands that claiming for the physical injury itself is only part of the claim.
Dental negligence lawyers need to also consider that any facial scarring caused by the dentist will also make up part of the claim. Legal Expert is experienced in claiming for such injuries, and for the mental anguish caused by cosmetic damage.
Medical Negligence Claims Against GP
Legal Expert can help people in the Chester area claim for negligence compensation against their GP. These medical negligence claims against GP are often complicated to pursue, as it can be difficult to prove liability. Legal Expert can arrange for you to get an expert medical opinion from a local Chester specialist that will help you pursue a GP compensation case.
Claims for Cancer Negligence
Here at Legal Expert we know that cancer negligence claims can be amongst the most serious cases we take on. A simple mistake such as the misdiagnosis of the type of cancer a patient is suffering from can lead to the kind of delay in receiving the correct treatment which can be fatal in advanced cancer cases.
Cases of Nursing Home Negligence
Care homes are often understaffed and overworked, yet they are still expected to provide a specific minimum level of care for their residents. If this level of care is allowed to slip and it results in the injury of a resident, then Legal Expert can help either the victim or one of the dependents of the victim to claim the compensation they are due.
Childbirth Medical Malpractice Claims
Of all the negligence cases we take on, childbirth medical malpractice cases are some of the most heartbreaking. A minor mistake such as failing to notice the umbilical chord has become trapped during childbirth can lead to brain damage that will affect the baby for its entire life. Similarly, mothers can be injured through badly performed surgical procedures during the birth. Either way, Legal Expert can help Chester residents claim in these kinds of cases.
Clinical Negligence Claims Against NHS Trusts in Chester
Possibly the hardest type of negligence case to win is against the actual NHS trust responsible for managing health services in the area. When we claim for medical negligence that happened in Chester, we often have to take on the NHS. This powerful organization will do everything it can to avoid paying damages.
However, as can be seen from the table below, the health service in Chester has to pay out a significant sum in damages every year for clinical negligence.
|Healthcare Provider||Claims Received|
|Number of Incidents|
|Countess of Chester Hospital NHS Foundation Trust||42||5||4,432,303|
No Win No Fee Clinical Negligence Compensation Claims
If you are considering using local Chester solicitors to represent you in a negligence case, then you might want to reconsider. Legal Expert has a much better option for you. We can offer you a No Win No Fee agreement. This means you have nothing to pay when we start the case, and you don’t pay any of the ongoing costs. The only time you pay us a fee is if we actually claim an amount of compensation successfully. There is absolutely no financial risk to you at all.
What to Do Next
Before you start looking for solicitors in Chester to take on your negligence claim case, you need to talk to us here at Legal Expert. Our national claims service has an excellent track record. All you need to do is give us a call on 0800 073 8804 and we can begin the claims process. If you prefer, we can arrange for a legal expert to visit your home in Chester.
Legal Expert guide to NHS negligence claims.
Links to local medical facilities in Chester
The Countess of Chester Health Park
Tel: 01244 365000
The Grosvenor Hospital
Tel: 01244 456 193
Northgate Medical Centre
Fountains, Delamere Street
Tel: 01244 385553
2 Volunteer Street
Tel: 01244 350858