18 April 2012
The Plaintiff in this case attended Naas General Hospital on 6 February 2009 following a fall down a stairs at home. On arrival at the hospital, this elderly lady was complaining of low back pain, a laceration on the back of her head and pain in the back of her neck. X-rays of the chest, cervical and lumbar spines were undertaken (only sub-optimal views were obtained) but no fracture was identified.
07 March 2012
The firm last week concluded two lengthy legal actions with multi million euro settlements in both cases.
05 March 2012
The Plaintiff in this case suffered a psychological injury associated with the death of her mother in circumstances suggestive of medical negligence whereby there was a failure on the part of a GP to remain with the Plaintiff’s gravely ill mother and the failure by the GP to call an emergency ambulance. This was a novel case in that it was the circumstances of and surrounding the death (as opposed to the death itself) which caused the Plaintiff’s injuries.
03 January 2012
The Plaintiff in this case brought proceedings for the wrongful death of her husband against the Defendants arising out of the negligent treatment afforded to him at Merlin Park Hospital and University College Hospital, Galway whilst under the care of the second and third named Defendants in 2003.
16 November 2011
The Plaintiff in this case was diagnosed as HIV Positive at the
beginning of 2008. This was despite the fact that the Plaintiff and his
wife had both undergone medical tests at a Dublin Hospital in 2003,
prior to their marriage to check their health and wellbeing.
04 November 2011
ACL Settle Medical Negligence Action for Failure Diagnose Dislocated
Elbow - LL v MMUH - The Plaintiff was 48 years old when she suffered a fall at her home and
was taken to the Accident & Emergency Department of a large Dublin
Catherine, Liam & William
Kathleen, Medical Negligence Client
James, Medical Negligence Client
Freda McKittrick, Head of Barnardos Beacon Guardian Ad Litem service
Sean, Medical Negligence Client
Corporate client in a commercial litigation matter
Want to talk to a member of our team?
Looking for legal resource? Find them all in one place.We have compiled a helpful list for you.