Livingstone Brown is a leading firm in Scotland for medical negligence work. Our skills and expertise are well recognised throughout Scotland. Our Solicitors are recognised for their determination in pursuing claims of medical negligence and getting the best results for clients. Our Solicitors are recognised by Action against Medical Accidents (AVMA) and the Association for Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL).
The NHS is world renowned for the service it provides to patients. Particularly during this time, the work of the NHS is unparalleled and is a key foundation of our society. However, mistakes can and do, happen.
Medical negligence occurs when a healthcare professional acts in a manner which is not within the usual or acceptable guidelines. This can range from surgical errors, birth injuries, advice and treatment given at accident and emergency, amputations, misdiagnosis and numerous other forms of treatment.
Our personal injury lawyers handle all medical negligence cases in a sensitive, professional and thorough manner. We do not intend to understand what our clients have been through, but we ensure that our clients are given a voice, are treated with respect and have access to the best medical professionals and services, in order to achieve answers and be compensated correctly.
Our medical negligence team are continuously required to keep themselves updated in terms of the advances of acceptable medical practice.
Please see our case studies for examples of the cases we have assisted our clients in.
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When you first make an enquiry with us, an experienced member of our medical law team will discuss your case with you. We appreciate during these challenging times you may not be able to attend at our offices. Livingstone Brown promotes the use of technology in the form of skype consultations, email communications and, of course, over the telephone. We have a number of clients who are unable to leave their homes and are more than happy to visit our clients home to ensure they get the best service. Call our personal injury lawyers today on 0141 429 8166 or complete our online contact form.
Livingstone Brown is a leading firm of Scottish solicitors. Based in Glasgow, but dealing with cases around the country, the firm has been at the forefront of legal service provision for over thirty years.
If you have a legal problem, getting good quality legal information at the earliest stage can be invaluable. The firm offers a free initial enquiry service; all you have to do is call in, telephone, or e-mail. You won't be charged for your enquiry; we'll let you know by return whether we can help, what we can do, and how much it's likely to cost. We can also offer legal aid where available.
Led by former senior partner Gerard Brown CBE, who continues as a consultant, the firm has built up an enviable reputation for quality of service and client care.
The firm has won various awards over the years. In the 2019 edition of the prestigious Legal 500 rankings Livingstone Brown was ranked as a 'top-tier' firm for general criminal work, and is also recommended for fraud cases. Stuart Munro and Gerard Brown were named as 'Recommended Lawyers'. In the Chambers directory the firm has a Band 1 ranking for criminal work, and Stuart Munro is a ranked financial crime lawyer. The firm was named Criminal Defence Firm of the Year and Family Law Team of the Year at the Scottish Legal Awards 2019.