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Medical Negligence

Medical negligence, also known as medical malpractice, is the area of law that can provide redress and compensation if you’ve been injured as a result of medical treatment that’s fallen short of acceptable standards.

Experienced and recognised medical negligence lawyers

Our team has decades of experience assisting clients who have been injured because a doctor or other medical professional has failed to provide the required standard of care and treatment.

Medical negligence cases are often complex, from the law to the processes and expert medical issues involved. We are acknowledged experts in the field of medical negligence and have run thousands of cases successfully to conclusion.

With experience and care, one of our team of medical negligence lawyers will work with you so that you fully understand your rights and the steps involved in pursuing a claim.

Medical and legal expertise – with an extra level of care

While our expertise and unparalleled experience in regional NSW has helped build our reputation, it’s the way we do things that makes us a law firm of choice for clients and referring lawyers.

One of our core firm values is respect and we always act with empathy, honesty, transparency and candour. This adds an extra level of care to everything we do.

From the moment you contact us, you’ll see this care shine through in our people and our processes.

“It’s this extra level of care which has resulted in our success in medical negligence cases taken on.”

- CHL Medical Lawyer

How we can help

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

  • misdiagnosis or delay in diagnosis
  • failure to refer for investigations or specialist advice
  • surgical error
  • failure to recognise and treat emergency medical problems
  • discharging patients from hospital prematurely or without adequate review
  • prescription and medication errors.
  • pregnancy and childbirth injury
  • defective medical products
  • anaesthesia errors
  • poor results in cosmetic surgery.

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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. 

> what our clients say

“I thank you and your firm for the great work you did on my behalf. I am very satisfied with the results and am now looking forward to getting on with my life...

... thanks for your support and belief in my case and me.”

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