Establishing the Correct Claimant and Fatal Injury Claims

Establishing the Correct Claimant and Fatal Injury Claims

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Course Overview

Identifying the correct defendant in clinical negligence claims is not always as straight forward as it sounds.

Delivered by experienced clinical negligence practitioner and lecturer Alison Joyce, this course will offer practical guidance designed to help you ensure that you bring proceedings in the name of the correct claimant, particularly in the context of the recent reorganisation of the NHS.

This course will be of interest to practitioners who are new to the field of clinical negligence practice and will be equally suitable for trainees, legal executives and paralegals who would like to expand their knowledge of this area of law.

What are the requirements?

Learning Outcomes

  • On completion of this course you will: • Understand the process and the issues surrounding claims brought on behalf of children and individuals without capacity • Have considered fatal accident act claims and the role of executors and dependants • Be familiar with wrongful birth claims, including the role of the mother and father

What is the target audience?

  • Clinical negligence practitioners


About Instructor - Alison Joyce

Alison is a qualified solicitor with extensive experience in the fields of clinical negligence law, risk management and compliance. Alison has previously held two positions in the NHS; Claims Manager and Governance Leader, and now provides specialist advice on a consultancy basis to the healthcare sector and to law firms through her company A Joyce Compliance and Risk Ltd.

Course Curriculum

recorded webinars

  • Webinar


  • Slides
    30 Page
  • Evaluation
    1 Page


  • Price
  • £ 60