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    We have scored ten out of ten in the 2018 Northern Law Awards, after all ten of our entries were shortlisted in their respective categories. We have been nominated for Team of the Year in the Awards’ Corporate & Commercial, Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Employment, Commercial Property, Residential Property, Personal Injury & Clinical Negligence, Private Client, […]
    Helen Morland, Partner in our Clinical Negligence team at Hay & Kilner LLP, acted on behalf of a client who was awarded £300,000.00 following two episodes of negligent surgery to her right knee. In December 2004, our client began to suffer pain in her right knee and found it difficult to walk. X-rays of her […]
    Many thousands of people receive medical treatment every single day. In the vast majority of cases, this treatment is appropriate and effective. Unfortunately, things sometimes go wrong and the patient ends up worse off. At Hay & Kilner, we have one of the leading Clinical Negligence teams in the North East of England, dedicated to […]
    The Court of Appeal has recently given its judgement in the case of Jacqueline Smith v Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundations Trust and others [2017] EWCA Civ 1916, paving the way for better legal rights for cohabitees. The Current Law Currently, the Fatal Accidents Act 1976 (“FAA”) allows cohabitees to claim for dependency, but does […]
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