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David Gabell

Head of Medical Negligence & Inquests / Partner

David heads our Medical Negligence & Inquests team and is experienced in a broad range of clinical claims, including surgical negligence, delay in diagnosis/misdiagnosis, dental negligence, improper prescription of medication, obstetric birth injuries (injuries to the mother), birth injuries (injuries to the child), psychiatric injuries and fertility claims.

How David can help you

David has over a decade of experience in representing clients and families who have suffered injury and loss as a result of negligent medical treatment. He aims to help guide clients through the process, taking the burden away from them, and seeking to ensure that we achieve the best possible outcome.

David is one of only a few AvMA accredited medical negligence specialist solicitors in the East Anglia region.

He has also achieved APIL (Association of Personal Injury Lawyers) ‘ Senior Litigator’ status.

Recommended and recognised

David is recognised as a Next Generation Partner by The Legal 500 UK 2024 and is also noted as a recommended individual in Clinical Negligence.

Chambers & Partners note David as ‘Up and Coming’.

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.
The Legal 500 UK 2022

About David

Before joining Fosters, David trained with a Legal 500 top-tier clinical negligence practice in Cambridge and won the Cambridge District Law Society Newly Qualified Lawyer of the Year Award 2013.

David became a Partner at the firm in May 2023.

He grew up in North Norfolk and now lives in Norwich. In his spare time, David enjoys spending time with his family, keeping fit, playing guitar (badly) and riding motorcycles.


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