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Welcome to Novum Law, Southampton. We understand how difficult and upsetting it can be if you or a loved one has suffered medical negligence. We put our trust in medical professionals and when treatment falls short of the expected standards, the consequences can be devastating.
If you have received negligent medical care, you may be left with a severe injury or long-term health complications. In the worst-case scenarios, medical negligence can even be fatal.
Our expert medical negligence solicitors in Southampton will work alongside you to help you get the answers and compensation you deserve if you have experienced medical negligence. We can also help to ensure the same mistakes do not happen to other people.
We are specialists in medical negligence compensation claims in Southampton, which means that we understand just how devastating it can be to experience negligent medical treatment and care, both for you and your loved ones. You may be forced to take time off work or face increased financial pressures, leaving you concerned about the future.
Our medical negligence solicitors in Southampton have worked with many people just like you who have suffered from clinical malpractice. We use our substantial experience and expertise to help you and your family get the maximum compensation to which you are entitled, so you can receive the quality treatment, rehabilitation and support you deserve.
We can help you or your loved ones with a No Win No Fee compensation claim involving:
If a loved one has tragically lost their life due to medical negligence in Southampton, we can also help with an inquest into their death. Our inquest lawyers will support you throughout this process, ensuring you have clear, compassionate, and expert advice on your side.
At Novum Law, we are proud of the close relationships we build with each of our clients, no matter their circumstances. We always provide a friendly face and tailored legal advice and support.
Our medical negligence solicitors in Southampton understand what you are going through and will always provide a caring and supportive service during your claim and beyond.
We will always carefully listen to you and your situation and take every possible step to make the entire process as straightforward and stress-free as possible. You can be safe in the knowledge that we will not use any complicated legal jargon or leave you in the dark about the status of your case. Instead, we will be by your side to carefully guide you through the entire medical negligence process from start to finish.
“What is most important to us is not the compensation, as no amount of money can ever replace our father, but that as a result of what happened to dad a body of evidence has been created and if dad’s circumstances can help another family that would bring us some comfort.”
“My mum and I would really like to thank Alison for all her hard work on our behalf. She guided us through a claim which required so much time and research that we would never have been able to do it on our own. She was particularly sensitive to mum’s needs at such a sad time. I can’t thank her enough.”
We understand that bringing a medical negligence claim forward can seem daunting. For that reason, our Southampton medical negligence solicitors will be with you every step of the way to make sure that you know exactly what needs to be done.
Your medical negligence compensation may help with issues such as:
Our Southampton team offer a free initial chat to get the medical negligence claims process underway. This consultation will allow you to talk about precisely what has happened and how the medical negligence you experienced has impacted your life.
From here, we can advise on whether you likely have grounds for a medical negligence claim and the level of compensation we may be able to secure. At this point, we will also explain the medical negligence claims process in more detail and how it works, and the next steps.
Yes. In general, the rule is that you will have three years from the date of your injury or the date you realised that you suffered an injury due to a medical error or negligence.
There are some exceptions to this rule that may apply to your situation:
If you need to claim on behalf of the estate or dependents of someone who has died due to medical negligence, you will usually have three years from their date of death.
Time is always of the essence when it comes to making a successful medical negligence claim, so it is vital to contact our specialists in Southampton as soon as possible for expert legal advice.
Our medical negligence solicitors in Southampton settle most cases through negotiation with the defendant and their legal team, which means court proceedings are rarely required. This approach allows us to secure compensation much more efficiently and make the process much less stressful for you.
There may be some scenarios where a defendant or their insurer does not accept liability for your injury or illness or disagrees with the compensation value. This may result in medical negligence cases going to court.
If court proceedings are unavoidable, our expert team in Southampton can support you through the entire process and ensure you are fully informed about each step. It is important to note that we often issue court proceedings as part of the claim, but this does not necessarily mean that you will have to attend a court hearing.
Our team often hear from people who have started a medical negligence compensation claim with another firm and are unhappy with the results they have received. This may be because the medical negligence claims process is taking too long, they are dissatisfied with the services provided or they are not happy with the amount of compensation secured.
Our medical negligence solicitors in Southampton are happy to provide you with an independent second opinion about your case, and we have successfully taken over medical negligence claims from other firms in the past. We can often secure higher settlements and ensure you get compensation faster.
If you believe that you or a loved one may be entitled to compensation, our medical negligence solicitors in Southampton are here to lend their support and expertise.
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Why choose us?
As expert solicitors focusing on serious personal injury and medical negligence, you can trust us to get the best results for you and your family.
We understand what you are going through, and we will be there for you every step of the way throughout your claim and beyond.
Our No Win No Fee guarantee means you can make a risk-free compensation claim with no legal costs or charges if your claim is unsuccessful.
Specialist rehabilitation, medical care and support can make a huge difference in your life. We work with the best providers to get the treatment you need.
The professionalism with which you have handled my claim put my mind at ease and was less stressful than I could have imagined.
Going with Novum Law was the best thing I’ve ever done.
Novum won the case for me, and helped me get my life back together
I would have no hesitation in recommending Novum Law and your services.
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