Embracing Neurodiversity: Autism Awareness Month

April isn’t just about showers and flowers; it’s also Autism Awareness Month. This month is all about shining a light on autism spectrum condition (ASC) and spreading understanding and acceptance. What is Autism? Autism, or autism spectrum condition (ASC), is a developmental disorder that affects how people communicate, interact with others, and experience the world […]

Bowel Cancer Awareness Month – April

April is bowel cancer awareness month. Bowel cancer is the 4th most common cancer in the UK. As of 2024 statistics report that 42,000 people a year are diagnosed with bowel cancer, 300,000 people in the UK have Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and 1 million people in the UK have a serious bowel condition. In […]

New Senior Associate joins specialist medical negligence team

Expert medical negligence solicitor Elliot Clarke has joined Davies and Partners Solicitors as a Senior Associate, in the Firm’s London office. Elliot, who has over eight years experience in medical negligence, joins the Firm, having previously worked for Ashtons Legal and Gadsby Wicks in Essex. In his new role with Davies and Partners, Elliot is working exclusively […]

Endometriosis Awareness Month

March is Endometriosis Awareness Month and is an opportunity for all women to understand more about this condition, what symptoms to look for, and potential treatment options they can discuss with their health care providers. It also brings to light the recurrent delays in identifying and treating the debilitating condition and the potential for claims […]

Hydrocephalus Awareness Week 4-10 March, 2024

As Shine’s Hydrocephalus Awareness Week kicks off, (4-10 March) we are supporting their drive to raise awareness about this often misunderstood neurological condition. From March 4th to March 10th 2024, initiatives ranging from educational campaigns to fundraising events aim to shed light on the challenges faced by those living with hydrocephalus and the vital role […]

Baby Loss Certificates – a compassionate move in the right direction

On 22 February 2024, the Department for Health and Social Care launched baby loss certificates for bereaved parents who have suffered pregnancy loss before 24 weeks since 1 September 2018. Historically, in the UK if you suffered the loss of a pregnancy before 24 weeks there was no acknowledgment of the loss for bereaved parents. […]

NHS to roll out ‘Martha’s Rule’ from April

Today the NHS has announced the nationwide rollout of ‘Martha’s Rule’ in hospitals across England, beginning in April as announced on the BBC today. Davies and Partners’ Chief Executive and Head of Medical Negligence Ewan Lockhart acted for the family of 13-year-old Martha Mills, who tragically died of sepsis while being treated at King’s College […]

Merger with Iacopi Palmer announced – enhancing Davies and Partners position as a leading provider of medical negligence and Court of Protection services

Davies and Partners Solicitors is pleased to announce a merger with Iacopi Palmer Solicitors, a move that enhances its leading position as a provider of legal services in Gloucester and its national reputation in medical negligence and Court of Protection. Davies and Partners, which has offices in Gloucester, Birmingham, Bristol, in London’s West End and […]

Rachel Bowen achieves reaccreditation once again, to the Law Society Clinical Negligence Accreditation Scheme

Davies and Partners Solicitor’s medical negligence specialist, Rachel Bowen, is delighted to have once again, achieved reaccreditation to the prestigious Law Society’s Clinical Negligence Accreditation Scheme. The Law Society Clinical Negligence Accreditation is a recognised quality standard for practitioners representing claimants in clinical negligence matters. The Law Society’s stringent rules require a formal application for […]