Health and Social Care

‘The healthcare department provide high-quality, knowledgeable advice.’ Legal 500 2020

‘They’re a really experienced, specialist team. They constantly deal with high profile cases and give incredibly pragmatic advice’ Chambers and Partners 2019

‘Their healthcare and regulatory work is exceptionally good.’ Chambers and Partners 2018

RadcliffesLeBrasseur’s ‘top drawer group’ is ‘at the forefront’ in acting for private healthcare providers and care homes, as well as representing NHS clients. Legal 500 2017

‘The go-to firm for registrants’ … An excellent reputation. Legal 500 2016

We are one of the UK’s leading medico-legal practices, with a national reputation for first rate legal services in the healthcare sector. We have 20 partners who specialise in healthcare law.

We are ranked in the Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners legal directories for providing services to both healthcare providers and professionals.

Our team offers expertise and support on all healthcare issues from NHS regulation, policy and governance, procurement and contracts, professional conduct and disciplinary hearings to patient capacity and consent, inquests, inquiries and employment.

We act for medical defence organisations (MDOs), NHS trusts, public and private healthcare providers and professionals, medical insurers and medical charities. We are renowned for our specialist work in the field of mental health and advising care home operators.

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