The team has maintained its positional ranking, alongside their personal injury colleagues, in the joint category of Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence: Claimant in East Anglia, with head of department David Gabell again recognised as a 'Rising Star' for his specialism. His colleague Carl Rix, is also recognised for the first time in these listings.
For 33 years The Legal 500 has been annually analysing the capabilities of law firms across the world, including in the UK. They assess their strengths in over 150 jurisdictions and produce rankings based upon research, which uses feedback from 300,000 clients worldwide, submissions from law firms and interviews with leading private practice lawyers.
Client testimonials referenced by The Legal 500 include:
- "Clear instructions. Good availability. Excellent case management. David Gabell and Carl Rix are both knowledgeable, and with good organisational efficiency."
- "There is tremendous empathy for clients."
- "David Gabell is an exceptional solicitor who has a keen, analytic legal mind but also a caring attitude for his clients. He will go the extra mile and takes a thorough, analytic view of cases which he then applies in a humane manner."
Commenting on the listing, David Gabell said: "As a team, the Medical Negligence and Inquests department are delighted to have again been ranked in The Legal 500 this year, maintaining our Tier 2 status. It has taken a lot of hard work and dedication from every member of the team to achieve this and we are all very proud.
"Medical negligence and inquest law is incredibly complex and the work of a medical negligence lawyer is extremely specialist. The Legal 500 recognises this and only the top firms in the region, with the appropriate expertise and accreditation, are listed in the rankings and it's fantastic to be recognised as such. It is testament to the dedication and passion of each member of the team, and we intend to carry that momentum into 2022 and beyond."
To find out more about the work of our Medical Negligence & Inquests team, and how they can help support you, please visit our service page or call them on 01603 620508 or complete our online enquiries form.