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£2.6 million settlement for cerebral palsy caused by birth injury

Our client, a 14-year old boy, suffered severe cerebral palsy, epilepsy and learning difficulties as a result of a hospital's alleged failure to identify foetal distress and to carry out an emergency Caesarean section.

He is left requiring 24-hour care, unable to speak and dependent on a wheelchair for his mobility.

We also advised on the appointment of a professional receiver to manage our client's future financial affairs.

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Penningtons Manches LLP

Penningtons Manches LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales with registered number OC311575 and is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. San Francisco is an associated office.

Penningtons Manches LLP