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Medical Negligence

Negligence at the hands of a medical professional can be a daunting experience. Our Team of highly trained Medical Negligence Solicitors based in Skegness, are available to guide you through your options whilst bringing a Claim for compensation to ensure you receive only the best possible outcome.

We seek help from doctors, medical professionals and hospitals at a time when we are at our most vulnerable. We turn to them for help in the hope that they can cure our suffering and the majority of the time they aid and assist us. However, when we are let down by medical professionals by their failure to treat us appropriately, it can have a devastating effect on our lives.

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Unfortunately, Medical Negligence Compensation Claims are on the rise as radical changes and cutbacks are being made in both the NHS and Private Health Sector. This is leading to just some of the many cases including:

More often than not, when you have experienced inadequate health services you can be left with devastating life consequences, which not only affect your health and physical capabilities but also your finances. If you have suffered as a result of poor medical attention and your trust has been broken, it can be difficult to know whom to turn to, but our Medical Negligence Solicitors are here to help. Our Solicitors are specialists in a variety of Medical Negligence Compensation Claims including:

How We Can Help You With Your Medical Negligence Claim

At Hodgkinsons Solicitors, Skegness, we have a specialist Team of Medical Negligence Solicitors, who have been successfully bringing Medical Negligence Claims for Patients all over the country for over 39 years. Generally, Medical Negligence Claims are funded on a No Win No Fee basis which means that if you do not win your case, we do not get paid.

Our Medical Negligence Department is led by Stephen Hill, who is the Senior Director within our Company and specialises in Personal Injury and Medical Negligence. Steve has extensive experience when it comes to challenging health authorities and the poor standard of care they can sometimes provide. We also have access to some of the UK’s leading barristers and independent medical experts, all of whom assist in working hard to provide you with the legal advice and support that you need.

How To Start a Medical Negligence Claim

If you or a loved one have suffered a substandard level of care provided by a health professional, then contact our friendly Team of Medical Negligence Solicitors who can advise you on the options open to you, guide you through the complaints procedure and talk about the possibility of bringing a Claim for compensation.

We offer home visits for those who are unable to visit us at our offices and are happy to make the trip to see you in the comfort of your own home to discuss your Medical Negligence Claim.

We serve Clients in Skegness, Boston, Sleaford, Lincoln, Scunthorpe, Grimsby and rural Lincolnshire.

If you would like to speak with a member of our specialist Team of Medical Negligence Solicitors, please call 01754 897150 to receive the best possible advice without obligation. Alternatively, you can submit the details of your Claim in a contact form and a member of the Team will call you.

In Collaboration with Forrester Boyd

We understand that in certain situations regarding Medical Negligence Claims, the need for the perspective of an Accountant or Financial Adviser may be in your best interests. Here at Hodgkinsons we have formed a close alliance with top local independent Accountancy and Wealth Management Firm, Forrester Boyd, as selected Financial Planning Partners, who will be happy to provide you with the advice you need. Your Lawyer will review your circumstances based on the information you have provided and distinguish whether the expertise of an Accountant or Financial Adviser may be beneficial for you. The services provided by Forrester Boyd compliment that of Hodgkinsons in many aspects, which is why we have carefully selected them as one of our trusted financial partners.

Forrester Boyd share our ethos to provide only a personal, exceptional level of service which meets all aspects of our Client’s requirements. Our Lawyers will always ensure that your matter is in safe hands and with a financial partner like Forrester Boyd, you can guarantee that every possible aspect of your matter will be taken care of to an exceptional standard. Forrester Boyd work with Clients across the East Midlands and rural Lincolnshire to include Skegness, Louth, Beverley, Grimsby, Scunthorpe and Hull. To find out more about our relationship click here.