Parklane Plowden’s clinical negligence team “boasts outstanding capabilities in diverse clinical negligence claims.” (Chambers & Partners) They have the largest specialist team of clinical negligence and healthcare law practitioners on the North Eastern Circuit, who are described as “outstanding and by far the best in the North of England.” (Chambers & Partners)
Parklane Plowden has more than 35 specialist barristers, many of whom are widely regarded as pre-eminent in their field. They provide strong regional coverage from premises in Leeds and Newcastle and attract national recognition for their expertise. Parklane Plowden is also home to the majority of ranked legal directory barristers for the region.
The team undertakes a wide range of clinical negligence, regulatory and disciplinary work—offering considerable experience and a proven track record in advocacy, mediation and advisory work. They work on behalf of: private individuals; large corporations; public bodies, including NHS trusts; medical defence organisations; and private medical and related institutions.
Parklane Plowden is known for its commercial approach and commitment to client care. “The clerks give you results not problems. They bend over backwards; if they can do anything to facilitate the case then they’ll do it.” (Chambers & Partners, 2018)