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David Westcott QC & Rachel Vickers successful in Clinical Negligence trial

David Westcott QC and Rachel Vickers recently received judgment in favour of their Claimant client after a five day Clinical Negligence Liability trial.

The Claimant was born by emergency Caesarean section and suffered Hypoxic Ischaemic at birth leading to Cerebral Palsy. Timings in the build up to the birth and cross referencing the Claimant’s medical records were crucial in determining the outcome.

Click here for an extended summary of the complex issues involved.

Click here for a copy of the Judgment.

The counsel were instructed by Lucy Witon at Russell-Cooke.

News 27 May, 2016


Rachel Vickers KC

Call: 1992 Silk: 2021

David Westcott KC

Call: 1982 Silk: 2003

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