Medical Negligence

Our leading medical negligence solicitors can help you

"Highly experienced team offering strategic advice on neonatal and birth injury claims, including cerebral palsy. Houses a substantial number of lawyers with prior experience in defence work, which adds to its tactical ability when negotiating settlements."

Chambers UK Directory 2016

“The firm is as good as some of the best in the country. I have never seen it put a foot wrong”

Chambers UK Directory 2014

"Respected for its expertise in birth and neonatal brain injury cases. Also offers inquests experience and deputyship capability. Its in-house media and PR team can also assist claimants seeking publicity."
Chambers UK Directory, 2014

" I would just like to say a huge thank you again for all your support and hard work. I really appreciated what you did for me. ....I was really inspired by you and Mayo Wynne Baxter as a company." (Miss T) 

The Medical Negligence Team at Mayo Wynne Baxter is one of the most reputable and distinguished in the UK. The prestigious Chambers Directory has recognised this and regards our team of medical negligence solicitors as some of the finest in the country.

Our extensive experience and expertise in medical negligence law means we can work with any type of case; from the smallest viable claim; to those worth several millions of pounds where the severest of injuries have been suffered. This includes those relating to spinal or brain injury claims.

Legal Aid and "no win no fee" arrangements

Our medical negligence service is tailored to your exact needs

Our team of medical negligence solicitors provides a highly specialised service and has a reputation for providing the highest level of client care. We are also one of the few specialist firms entitled to do Legal Aid medical negligence work, and have extensive experience of all other funding arrangements, including “no win no fee” arrangements.

Free initial consultation

Our team is on hand to help you understand what is involved in making a medical negligence claim. We offer all our clients a complimentary consultation initially, so we can determine your goals and investigate the merits of your claim. We have offices across Sussex, but would be more than happy to visit you to discuss your claim further.

To discuss your potential claim please call 0800 84 94 101 and ask for a member of the Medical Negligence team.

Brighton office

Tel 01273 775533

Eastbourne office

Tel 01323 730543

East Grinstead office

Tel 01342 310600

Forest Row office

Tel 01342 822112

Lewes office

Tel 01273 477071

Seaford office

Tel 01323 891412

Pulborough office

Tel 01798 875358

Storrington office

Tel 01903 743201

Gatwick office

Tel 01293 804698

Primary Contact

Melanie  Minter
Melanie Minter


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