Ascent Medico-Legal Consultancy (Ascent MLC) – Is a specialist medico-legal consultancy providing support services in clinical negligence and personal injury claims. Our services assist our clients to identify and advance meritorious cases.
New case screening/assessment.
Medical records collation service, including obtaining medical records and a master bundle service.
Identification & instruction of medical experts, including filtering expert reports.
Training – range of in-house session e.g.- Medical & Legal Skills/Hints to Identify Cases with Merit; How to Cleverly Collate Medical Records – Keeping Costs Under Control; What Notes, When and the Identification and Instruction of Medical Experts; and Filtering Reports – Keeping Costs Down. External course soon to be launched.
Clinical Negligence Consultancy – in-house and remote services. Business development, including assisting with setting up a new clinical negligence dept., case screening, case planning, team structure and support, training etc.
Ascent MLC offers highly competitive rates, fixed fee solutions and deferred fee terms (for medical records collation work).
Ascent MLC has the advantage of being both a lawyer (practising) and nurse led team. All staff receive proper training and regular skill reviews, which is crucial to maintain a high-quality service.