Personal Injury

Clinical Negligence

Zenith Chambers' Clinical Negligence Team is highly reputed, providing an exemplary level of service to both professional and lay clients.  Our specialist Barristers, recognised by both the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners, offer comprehensive and sound advice together with robust advocacy.  In this often complex area of law, our Barristers are always happy to assist from pre-litigation through to the final stages of litigation with our in-depth expertise. 

We offer specialist advice and representation on behalf of both Claimants and Defendants and are instructed on behalf of a wide range of clients including private individuals, NHS Trusts, medical defence organisations and private medical institutions.

Work undertaken by the Team includes:

  • Delayed diagnosis and misdiagnosis

  • Catastrophic Injuries

  • Obstetric/paediatric negligence

  • Hospital acquired infection

  • Cosmetic surgery claims

  • Failed joint replacement

  • Dental negligence

  • Ophthalmic negligence

  • Negligence of pharmacists and prescription errors

  • Drug and medical product liability

Members of Chambers also represent medical practitioners in professional disciplinary hearings.

Barristers in the Team are members of AvMA, PIBA and APIL.

Where appropriate, our Barristers are prepared to consider cases on a conditional fee basis.

Contact our Clerks:

Paul McNab (Senior Clerk) email:

Josh Duree (Junior Clerk)  email:

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‘His legal knowledge is all-encompassing; clients are reassured by him.’

Legal 500 (2017)

'Zenith Chambers has a strong presence in personal injury work, acting for both claimants and defendants in a wide range of matters.'

Legal 500 (2020)