Medical treatment cases: Members have appeared on behalf of patients, doctors, trusts, the CAFCASS legal guardian and the Official Solicitor in the High Court and Appellate Courts and in the Court of Protection.
Cases involve a wide range of aspects of medical treatment, care and human rights, capacity, consent, the withdrawal or withholding of life sustaining treatment, resuscitation and confidentiality.
Key reported cases include
Chambers has an internal Medical Group which includes a team of junior and senior juniors committed to developing and augmenting their practices in this area, some of whom have spent time on secondment with specialist healthcare teams and have in-depth experience of working with the NHS.
Please read further information on medical regulatory and disciplinary work.