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We are grateful to have Cerebra financially supported by several solicitors, all of whom specialise in accident or clinical negligence cases relating to brain conditions.

Clearly we would not want anyone to be in a position where accident or clinical negligence has led to injury relating to brain conditions. If you are in this position, we want you to have the best advice from solicitors who are knowledgeable and experienced in this field.

We suggest you contact a number of experienced solicitors for an initial discussion before selecting a firm.  Experience and a good track record are very important, as is finding someone you can trust, and can develop a good working relationship with. Accident or clinical negligence claims are hard emotionally, and can take many years.  The most local firm may not always be the best option – clinical negligence is complex and there are relatively few specialists with good experience of this field.

If you would like further information, please contact one or more of the following legal providers by clicking on the links below.

Boyes Turner helps families with disabled children. We pride ourselves on achieving the best possible results for all our clients. Our specialist Community Care solicitor, Jemma Garside, has extensive experience assisting families dealing with issues related to their care needs. She works to help families obtain payments towards state funded social care. With schools often struggling to provide the facilities and additional help that disabled children need, education can be a major issue. Our Specialist Education team helps parents work constructively with local authorities, so that their child has the support they need and a place at the school they want. Where disability has been caused by a medical mistake or accident, we can help provide financial security by securing compensation.

Susan Brown
[email protected]
0118 952 7219

Jemma Garside
[email protected]om
0118 952 7198

If your child has suffered a brain injury caused or contributed to by poor medical management or from inappropriate care, you’ll want answers. You will also need the financial compensation essential to help your child receive the speciality care and support they need now and in the future. Leigh Day has one of the largest and most experienced teams of speciality brain injury lawyers in the UK, including nurses and medically trained lawyers. Our expert team has a deep understanding of the impact on families of caring for a disabled child and can help you through the process with all the care and compassion we know you’ll need.

Emmalene Bushnell
[email protected]
020 7650 1200

Hyphen Law’s expert team of dedicated Lawyers provides specialist professional services advising on Court of Protection Property and Affairs, Trusts and Statutory Funding. Acting for families of children and young people with brain injuries and cognitive impairments including Cerebral Palsy, we understand the challenges faced by those with special needs, tailoring our support to them. We:

  • Advise on Court of Protection for property and financial matters
  • Support Deputies to ensure they comply with their obligations
  • Provide a professional Deputy and we can act as a joint Deputy
  • Create or manage Personal Injury Trusts
  • Secure and administer state-funding for care
  • Put you in touch with specialist support eg health care professionals and specialists in housing needs
  • Advise on the possibility of future incapacity

Christine Bunting
[email protected]
0845 160 1111


Claire Stoneman is an experienced birth injury claim specialist, handling stillbirth and neonatal death cases in addition to those surrounding brain injuries resulting from negligent delivery. The Chambers Directory says that Claire is "very experienced, very intelligent and very good at handling the big cases.”.

Claire Stoneman
[email protected]
03303 116850
07815 944985

Atherton Godfrey is a leading and long established law firm based in the heart of South Yorkshire. Our solicitors are experts in their field and have worked with many parents with the same concerns as you. Rest assured we will help you get those all-important answers. You will of course also want to make sure that your child has the best possible future, whatever it costs. This is where the skill and experience of our solicitors will help make sure you receive all the financial support you and your child will need. John is a partner at Atherton Godfrey. He is a Senior Fellow of APIL (one of only 11 in the UK) and an accredited specialist in personal injury, clinical negligence and brain injury. John shares his expertise by providing training for injury lawyers throughout England, Wales and the Channel Islands.

John McQuater
[email protected]
01302 320621

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