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Every client is important to Leigh Day and you can read some of their stories by following the links below

Our client stories

  • Clinical negligence

    • Andrew Brown

      Andrew's story

      Andrew Brown was abandoned by his neurosurgeon shortly after undergoing spinal surgery

    • Image of human spine in pain

      Cauda Equina Syndrome

      Failure to recognise and treat the symptoms of Cauda Equina Syndrome can leave patients with serious spinal injuries

    • Chasya was born limp and not breathing

      Cerebral palsy – Chasya’s story

      Julian and Johanna Fraser’s lives changed when their daughter Chasya was born with cerebral palsy

    • Jack Massara

      Cerebral palsy - Jack's story

      Jack suffered a serious brain injury when he was born

    • Felix Thompson-Bland

      Felix T-Bland's story

      Felix has been left with brain damage

    • Felix and his carer

      Felix's story

      Felix was left with brain damage and permanent disability when his birth was negligently delayed

    • Harriet Riley

      Harriet's story

      Harriet needs 24-hour care after suffering brain damage during her birth

    • Jerry Sesay

      Jerry's story

      Jerry's life expectancy is much shortened because of his injuries

    • Louis

      Louis's story

      Louis has cerebral palsy after his birth was mismanaged

    • Margaret

      Margaret and John's story

      Due to the inadequate investigation and treatment in hospital, Margaret's husband John has been left with significant brain stem dysfunction.

    • Sarah Bull, mother of Olivia

      Olivia's story

      Olivia was born prematurely and as a result of medical negligence suffered brain damage

    • Ruby

      Ruby's story

      Ruby was left with severe brain damage following negligent delays to her birth

    • Cervical vertebrae in the spine

      Thin spinal cord

      Medical staff did not recognise extremely unstable spine of client

  • Employment

    • Miriam O'Reilly

      Age discrimination - Miriam's story

      Miriam O'Reilly succeeded with her claim for age discrimination against the BBC

  • Human rights

    • Welcoming David to his new school

      Education - Jill's story

      Jill wanted to secure the most appropriate school she could for her son

    • RKA and her son

      Intended parents’ rights – RKA’s story

      RKA was denied maternity pay when her son was born through surrogacy

  • Personal injury

    • Jennifer Deeney

      Death at work - Jennifer's story

      Jennifer's husband Kieron was killed in an avoidable accident on a construction site

    • Claire Glaskin

      Fatal RTA - Claire's story

      The car Claire was travelling in was hit by a speeding vehicle

    • spine

      Jane's story

      Jane's spine was damaged when she fell down some unguarded stairs

    • Chelsey

      Jayne and Chelsey's story

      Chelsey was in her friend's car when he lost control and crashed. Jayne, Chelsey's mum got a knock on the door from a police officer telling her that her daughter had been in a road crash.

    • Laura was hit by a car that mounted the pavement

      Laura's story

      Laura was run over when a distracted driver mounted the pavement she was walking along. Her brain injuries mean she will have a lifelong need for support.

    • Miranda

      Miranda's story

      Miranda's daughter was seriously injured in a road crash in Croatia and was admitted to intensive care with a head injury.

    • Mr M

      Mr M's story

      Mr M suffered injuries described as being “at the limit of what even a young person can survive”

  • Product liability

    • Debbie

      Debbie's story

      Debbie has had five new hips since 2007, she was fitted with metal on metal replacements

    • Fireman tackling house fire

      Product liability - Emma's story

      A fire in a kitchen appliance led to months of uncertainty and worry for Emma

    • John Bannister

      Hip claim - John's story

      John's active life-style was severely curtailed after being fitted with a metal on metal hip replacement

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If you are looking for justice, speak to our friendly new client team in confidence by calling 020 7650 1200 or fill in our contact form and we will put you in touch with one of our experts.