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Trevor Ward

Partner & Birth Injury Team Leader

Navigating your medical negligence claim in Macclesfield

Minton Morrill is a highly skilled law firm specialising in complex medical negligence cases, assisting clients from Macclesfield. 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 Macclesfield-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 Macclesfield

Our respected team in Macclesfield 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.

What is medical negligence?

Medical negligence occurs when a healthcare professional provides improper care, causing more injuries, illnesses, pain, suffering, and emotional distress for the patient. It can also worsen existing conditions. This negligence can take various forms, such as misdiagnosis, incorrect treatment, or surgical errors. If you or someone you care about received substandard treatment at an NHS Trust or private facility in Macclesfield and endured unnecessary pain, you might be eligible to seek compensation.

How to make a medical negligence claim in Macclesfield

If you live in Macclesfield and the surrounding areas and have suffered due to medical negligence, our team of medical negligence solicitors in Macclesfield can help you. Our experts will offer you advice on how you can claim for compensation after suffering medical negligence. To find out if you have a claim, you can contact us online or call us on 0113 345 2386.

Award winning medical negligence solicitors in Macclesfield

Our medical negligence team has been recognised by leading client guides such as the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners for delivering reliable, high-quality service. 

We are ranked:  

The rankings we've earned are the highest possible for a law firm. In addition to our outstanding medical negligence rankings, we've also been rated Tier 3 by the Legal 500 for Court of Protection cases. Among our talented team, several of our medical negligence lawyers in Macclesfield are individually acknowledged as top experts by 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 alongside Simon, and is a Top Ranked Clinical Negligence Solicitor in the 2024 Chambers and Partners rankings. 

Macclesfield medical negligence claims  

The East Cheshire NHS Trust, manages 3 hospitals including Macclesfield District General Hospital which sees hundreds of GP visits and hospital admissions daily. Usually, NHS Trusts provide exceptional service, but mistakes can occur, sometimes with life-changing consequences. If the worst happens, our medical negligence solicitors in Macclesfield are here to help rectify those errors and assist clients in seeking compensation from NHS hospitals, private healthcare facilities, and GP practices throughout Macclesfield.

Meet our team in Macclesfield

Our skilled solicitors specialise in complicated areas of law. Many of our medical negligence solicitors in Macclesfield hold independent panel membership accreditations, showcasing their legal expertise. Our firm's solicitors consistently receive recognition as "top-ranked" in prestigious guides like the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners.  

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Different from many other medical negligence firms, our solicitors directly engage with all new client inquiries. The legal world can be confusing and overwhelming. Our seasoned solicitors guide clients through with empathy and clarity, recognising the importance of delivering legal advice in a warm and understanding manner.

Minton Morrill provides comprehensive service through our specialised departments. Should an Inquest be initiated following a person’s passing, our Inquest team can represent the family at the Coroner’s Court. Subsequently, our Medical Negligence team may explore a civil claim for compensation upon the Inquest's conclusion. Similarly, our Court of Protection team frequently advocates for severely injured children (often with cerebral palsy) upon the favourable 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.”  

Macclesfield medical negligence claims  

Understanding if you have a claim can be confusing. For your peace of mind, our medical negligence solicitors in Macclesfield 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

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