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Marianne is a Partner in our Healthcare Providers team, advising clients on clinical negligence, regulatory and disciplinary matters, inquests, mental health law, criminal investigations and prosecutions, and data protection issues.
A client in 2017 said: ‘I just wanted you to know that I have much appreciated your professionalism, all your hard work and efforts to meet tight deadlines and your compassion.’
Recently promoted partner Marianne Frall is ‘first-rate’ and currently advises Central and North West London NHS on a number of matters relating to the Grenfell Tower fire. Legal 500 2019
Areas of Expertise
Marianne is a specialist in CQC issues, NHS Trust disciplinary hearings and HSE prosecutions.
She is extremely experienced in defending healthcare professionals in complex, high value negligence claims and representing her clients in both the High Court and Crown Court.
Marianne has a particular expertise in Mental Health Act matters and the treatment and detention of mentally ill individuals. She frequently advises on consent and confidentiality matters for mental health patients, vulnerable adults and children.
Marianne provides seminars and training to clients and professional organisations on issues such as consent, capacity, restraint and quantum in clinical negligence claims.
Medical defence organisations
Mental health trusts
Association of Regulatory and Disciplinary Lawyers (ARDL)
Medico Legal Society
- Care homes briefing 174 – CQC report: The state of adult social care service 2014-2017
9 January 2018 | Care homes
- Amend flawed Mental Health Act, says think tank
3 August 2017 | Healthcare | Mental health law
- Mental health law briefing 204 – Section 117 aftercare responsibilities
30 April 2014 | Mental health law