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Failed Medical Devices

Are you having problems with a pacemaker, hip implant, implantable mesh or other medical device? We can help you investigate the problem and take action.

A specialist medical devices team

When a medical device is defective or not placed properly, the consequences can be devastating.

Our health and medical law team has special expertise in the law surrounding defective medical devices. We can help you get the compensation you deserve and hold the manufacturer or health professional responsible for their mistakes.

Our specialist medical devices team includes:

  • Rosemary Listing, Special Counsel, who is completing her PhD in law at the ANU specifically on product liability and cases of medical device failure.

Catherine Henry, who has more than three decades of experience in medical law and is the Australian Law Awards Regional Lawyer of the Year, 2020, and Recommended Medical Negligence Lawyer, Doyle’s Guide, 2017-2020

How we can help

We have extensive experience acting in all types of defective medical device cases, including:

  • investigating the cause of ongoing complications from failed medical devices
  • compensation claims for injuries caused by failed medical devices
  • negligence and product liability advice
  • running cases as individual claims or class actions
  • advising on participation in clinical trials for medical devices
  • requesting and accessing medical records
  • freedom of information requests to the TGA concerning a recalled medical device
  • advising on protective steps before removal of a medical device
  • discovery of documents relevant to the failure of a medical device
  • reports on recall rates for medical devices
  • medical device regulatory frameworks and regulatory compliance.

We're here to help you.

Make an enquiry to find out where you stand.

If you have questions, would like some more information about us or our services or simply want to speak to someone, make an enquiry and a member of our Health & Medical Law team will be in touch with you shortly. 

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