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Medical Negligence Serious Injury Team

We have one of the largest specialist Medical Negligence Serious Injury legal teams in the UK. With over 400 years combined experience, our dedicated professionals will be with you every step of the way, fighting on your behalf to achieve justice.

Mark Tempest

Director of Medical Negligence Serious Injury

Mark has over 30 years of experience in the legal profession and has specialised in Medical Negligence cases for most of his career. Mark now leads our Medical Negligence Serious Injury department at Fletchers, which now boasts some of our most knowledgeable, dedicated and hardworking team members.

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Peter Rigby

Head of Medical Negligence Serious Injury Teams

Peter is dedicated to supporting victims of catastrophic medical negligence injuries and endeavours to provide a clear and coherent approach to claims. He recognises the effects serious injuries can have and therefore ensures his customers’s need for support is met. Peter also a vast amount of experience working with customers who have been injured abroad and is able to act under international law to provide the best outcomes.

Julie Garner

Senior Solicitor

Julie has been a clinical negligence solicitor for over 14 years and has a vast amount of experience in dealing with a variety of claim and injury types. As a senior solicitor within the team, Julie is dedicated to ensuring cases are progressing and handled efficiently.

Emma Jordan

Senior Solicitor

Emma has a massive amount of experience in dealing with medical negligence serious injury cases, handling some of the highest value cases in the UK. She always offers a personal, passionate and friendly service, using her skills and knowledge to achieve the best results for her customers.

Rebecca Dawson


Having worked in the legal sector since 2010, Rebecca has continually progressed and gained experience working with medical negligence claims at their various stages. As a solicitor within the team, she now runs her own caseload and assists the senior solicitors.

Iain Dodd


Iain is a solicitor who joined Fletchers from a large firm in Liverpool becoming a member of our specialist medical negligence team. With over 7 years of experience in the personal injury sector, Iain works strenuously to help customers who are have sustained severe and life changing injuries.

Cyra Bryne


Cyra joined our specialist medical negligence serious injury team in 2016, having worked in the personal injury sector for over 7 years. She is one of the solicitors within the team and handles complex cases, ensuring her customers receive the help and support they need.

Michael Gray


Joining our Medical Negligence Serious Injury team in 2016, Michael brought with him his friendly and approachable manner. He qualified as a solicitor in 2010 and has a variety of experience working on clinical negligence claims. He continually strives to provide quality service to his customers.

Lynne Ainsworth

Senior Solicitor

Lynne is a senior solicitor and team leader within our Medical Negligence Serious Injury team, with over 17 years of experience working exclusively as a clinical negligence solicitor. She is also a member of the Law Society Clinical Negligence Panel and has previously worked for another nationwide recognised firm.

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