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Birth Injury Case Studies

 

Wrongful Birth

Lisa Whitworth , specialist medical negligence solicitor at Minton Morrill, successfully resolved a wrongful birth claim for a sum in excess of £90,000 in compensation. Background:  Mrs M, a married mother of two young children, discovered she...

Sahida Patel secures compensation for teenager with Cerebral Palsy Injury

Sahida Patel , medical negligence lawyer at Minton Morrill, obtained over £4.5 million in financial compensation for her teenage client who suffered a negligent birth injury at Furness General Hospital.   Sahida’s client suffered from...

Mrs Thompson (named changed to protect confidentiality)

Clinical Negligence Solicitor Guy Pomphrey  secured over £600,000 in compensation for a woman who sustained permanent bowel injury (including severe faceal incontinence) because of a doctor’s failure to properly repair a serious 3 rd ...

Delay in removing Retained Placenta causing Asherman's Syndrome (identity protected)

Sahida Patel, clinical negligence specialist, successfully settled a claim for a woman whose placenta was not completely removed following the birth of her baby which subsequently resulted in her developing Asherman’s Syndrome and infertility. The...

Fatal Neonatal claim

Sahida Patel , medical negligence solicitor, successfully settled a fatal neonatal claim for £90,000 following the death of a baby who tragically died within hours of his birth. The Facts Miss K, the baby’s mother, developed obstetric...

Stillbirth Case Study - Mrs Tarmina (name changed to protect confidentiality)

Guy Pomphrey , medical negligence solicitor at Minton Morrill, resolved a Fatal Stillbirth Claim for £50,000 in compensation for Mrs Tarmina who tragically lost her baby daughter, at term, because of antenatal failings at a leading London Hospital...

Neonatal Fatal Claim Case Study - Mr and Mrs Andrews (names changed to protect confidentiality)

Guy Pomphrey , medical negligence solicitor at Minton Morrill, successfully settled a Fatal Claim for £70,000 for Mr and Mrs Andrews, parents of a little baby girl who tragically died just one day after her premature birth at a local NHS Leeds...

Girl suffers following mother's cardiac arrest during delivery

M is a young girl who sustained an injury at birth after her mother went into cardiac arrest during labour. This caused M to be deprived of oxygen, and resulted in a brachial plexus injury causing major weakness to her left arm. She has been left with a...

Baby stillborn after hospital failed to recognise development issues

Baby J was stillborn, scans showed that he was developing slowly and was underweight at key dates during the pregnancy. This should have been recognised and he should have been delivered earlier, but the medical team failed to take action and sadly the baby...

Death of baby following brain injury during complicated birth

Baby M died within hours of being born, after being delivered with severe brain damage. Baby M’s mother was induced into labour and during labour suffered a rupture to her uterus, which was ignored by the medical professionals treating her. The baby...