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Medical Negligence Team Two

About Me & The Team

Kathryn is a senior solicitor with over 11 years’ experience in the legal sector, having handled both defendant and claimant claims. Kathryn leads a team of junior and senior lawyers, dealing with a wide variety of medical negligence cases.

As the senior solicitor within the team, Kathryn is accountable for the progression of cases to the point of settlement or issue. She completes formal assessments of each case and strategically plans the progression of the case, ensuring all cases within her team run smoothly and our customers receive the justice they deserve.

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Professional and get results!

Fletchers acted professionally and with integrity throughout my case. They treated my case sensitively and communicated at critical points. I was grateful for their clear and concise information, explaining things in an easy way to understand. Particular thanks to Hannah Ashcroft who was fantastic to deal with throughout. She is a credit to the team at Fletchers!

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Team Members

Hannah Ashcroft

Solicitor

Hannah is a solicitor within our medical negligence department; she manages cases through to settlement or commencement of litigation and has over 5 years of experience dealing with customers who have suffered serious injuries and medical negligence. Within her role as a senior fee earner, Hannah is responsible for corresponding with customers and experts to ensure cases are conducted in a proactive and effective manner.

Molly Barker

Junior Paralegal

Molly is the junior paralegal in the team; within her role, she is responsible for requesting and collecting all of customer’s medical records. She then arranges for the medical records to be reviewed by our team of nurse analysts. She is the first point of contact for customers and ensures they receive frequent updates on the progression of their case during the early stages. She is also responsible for drafting Pre-Action Disclosure applications for the Court in the event that hospitals, doctors or dentists do not disclose the customer’s medical records in a timely manner.

Dylan Caldwell

Junior Paralegal

Dylan is the junior paralegal in the team; he joined Fletchers in 2017 and is responsible for the collection of medical records and for arranging them to be paginated when they have been obtained. As a junior paralegal, Dylan is the first point of contact for customers and is required to liaise with them frequently. He is also responsible for drafting Pre-Action Disclosure applications for the Court in the event that hospitals, doctors or dentists do not disclose the customer’s medical records in a timely manner.

Team Updates & Success Stories

News

Is there a fear of litigation?

21st June 2018

Today the Health Secretary, Mr Jeremy Hunt, has spoken out on BBC Radio 4 in relation to the hundreds of deaths at Gosport War Memorial Hospital.

Team Blog

Is there a fear of litigation?

21st June 2018

Today the Health Secretary, Mr Jeremy Hunt, has spoken out on BBC Radio 4 in relation to the hundreds of deaths at Gosport War Memorial Hospital.

Case Study

  • Medical Negligence

Avoidable pain

Ben Webster-Ward

A 22-year-old was left with pain for months after surgeons failed to remove metal fragment from his leg.

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