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Trevor Ward

Partner & Birth Injury Team Leader

Navigating your medical negligence claim in Bolton

At Minton Morrill, we deeply value our reputation as a leading medical negligence law firm in Bolton, renowned for our adept handling of complex cases. Over time, we've supported numerous individuals like yourself in securing substantial compensation, achieving success in hundreds of cases. As you navigate the intricacies of medical negligence, our experienced clinical negligence team stands ready to provide steadfast support every step of the way.

The Bolton NHS Foundation Trust, manages 5 hospitals and 39 clinics including Royal Bolton Hospital, which sees hundreds of GP visits and hospital admissions daily. Typically, NHS Trusts offer outstanding service, yet errors can occasionally occur, sometimes resulting in life-altering consequences. In such unfortunate circumstances, our medical negligence solicitors in Bolton are available to address those mistakes and aid clients in pursuing compensation from NHS hospitals, private healthcare facilities, and GP practices across Bolton.

Minton Morrill is a highly skilled law firm specialising in complex medical negligence cases, assisting clients from Bolton. We've successfully won hundreds of these cases, securing millions in compensation for individuals like yourself. We're here to offer our support to you too.

Our vastly experienced clinical negligence team will help:

  • Find a Bolton-based solicitor to take on your claim
  • Talk through your experience and advise how best to proceed
  • Progress your claim using our no win no fee agreement
  • Access the legal support you need in Bolton

Our respected team in Bolton understands that making a medical negligence claim can be daunting. These cases can be emotionally challenging, but our clinical negligence experts will support you every step of the way, guiding you through the entire process.

Understanding medical negligence

Medical negligence occurs when healthcare professionals fail to provide sufficient care, resulting in further injuries, illnesses, and emotional distress for the patient. Whether stemming from a misdiagnosis, incorrect treatment, or surgical error, such oversights can worsen existing conditions, causing undue suffering. If you or someone you know has received inadequate treatment in Bolton, whether at an NHS Trust or a private facility, and endured unnecessary pain, you may have grounds to seek compensation.

Assisting your claim in Bolton

If you've experienced medical negligence in Bolton or its vicinity, our team of expert solicitors is ready to offer guidance and support. We provide personalised advice on navigating the compensation process tailored to your circumstances. Contact us online or by phone to assess the viability of your claim.

Exemplifying excellence

Our commitment to excellence has earned recognition from esteemed client guides such as the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners. As distinguished medical negligence solicitors in Bolton, we are unwavering in our dedication to delivering reliable, high-quality service to our clients.

We are ranked:  

The rankings we've achieved are the highest possible for a law firm. Alongside our exceptional medical negligence rankings, we've also received a Tier 3 rating from the Legal 500 for Court of Protection cases. Within our skilled team, multiple medical negligence lawyers in Bolton are individually recognised as top experts by both the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners.

Our recommended lawyers include:

Simon Minton – our Managing Director and Head of Clinical Negligence. Simon is listed as a leading individual for clinical negligence by the Legal 500, as well as being listed in the Hall of Fame. He is also ranked Band 1 by Chambers & Partners. 

Trevor Ward – A Partner and Birth Injury Unit Team Leader, heads up our team in the Manchester area and is a Top Ranked Clinical Negligence Solicitor in the 2024 Chambers and Partners rankings. 

Meet our team in Bolton

Our expert solicitors specialise in intricate areas of law. Many of our medical negligence solicitors in Bolton possess independent panel membership accreditations, demonstrating their legal expertise. Our firm's solicitors consistently earn recognition as "top-ranked" in esteemed guides such as the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners.

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The legal landscape can often be confusing and daunting. Our seasoned solicitors adeptly guide clients through this process with empathy and clarity, understanding the importance of providing legal advice in a compassionate and understanding manner.

At Minton Morrill, we offer comprehensive service through our specialised departments. If an Inquest is initiated following a person’s passing, our Inquest team can represent the family at the Coroner’s Court. Subsequently, our Medical Negligence team may pursue a civil claim for compensation upon the conclusion of the Inquest. Similarly, our Court of Protection team frequently advocates for severely injured children (often with cerebral palsy) following the successful resolution of their medical negligence case.

A former client of Minton Morrill has said:  

“The whole process from initial consultation to final settlement has been explained step by step clearly, concisely and with great empathy for the client (myself) with the client’s wishes and feelings always a first consideration. I would recommend your organisation strongly to family or friends and I am 100% satisfied.”  

Bolton medical negligence claims

Understanding if you have a claim can be confusing. For your peace of mind, our medical negligence solicitors in Bolton are experts in their field and have handled various types of medical negligence claims, such as:  

This list is not exhaustive. Please contact us to find out quickly and easily if you have a claim.

Our people

  • Simon Minton
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  • Sahida Patel
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      • Legal Director and Partner, Head of Leeds Office
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  • Trevor Ward
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  • Guy Pomphrey
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