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Twenty Week Scan Failed To Detect Serious Birth Defects

In July 2011 Lanyon Bowdler obtained £600,000.00 for G in connection with a claim arising out of the birth of her son S. G’s instructions were th...

Contentious Probate Disputes

The team at Lanyon Bowdler successfully acted for a claimant whose partner died, without leaving a Will, so that his whole estate passed to his parents under...

Forward Thinking Advice For Family Run Businesses

A private company limited by shares, being owned by a married couple and their son in equal shares was advised by Lanyon Bowdler on the adoption of its new a...

Delay in Diagnosis and Treatment of Ulnar Collateral Ligament

Lanyon Bowdler acted for a claimant who brought a claim for damages for personal injuries and consequential loss arising from alleged clinical negligence. Th...

Inheritance Act Claim

Claire acted on behalf of a claimant whose partner had died and whose will failed to make any financial provision for her. His children from a previous relat...

£1.5m Awarded Following a Road Traffic Accident

Neil Lorimer, partner and head of the personal injury team, secured a settlement of nearly £1.5m for a claimant following a road traffic accident.

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£375,000 for Father of Two after Hospital Blunder

The claimant took his case to our Shrewsbury office and instructed a specialist who accompanied him in the High Court in Liverpool, following the death of hi...

Seaman's Will Upheld

Claire Vale, as associate solicitor in the contentious probate department, acted on behalf of a claimant who successfully applied to the High Court to revoke...

£5,000 for Work Shoulder Injury

An 80-year-old man who fell at work and injured his shoulder received £5,000 in an out of court settlement. The claimant worked part-time in Barnsley a...

Claim for Damages after Failed Sterilisation

C received £45,000 for a failed sterilisation procedure performed on 4 April 2006 by the defendant hospital NHS Trust. The failed sterilisation subsequently...

£1.9m Awarded Following Grenoble Coach Crash

A Shropshire man was awarded compensation when the High Court sitting in London approved a £1.9m settlement. Lanyon Bowdler's catastrophic injury s...

Claim for Damages Following Hip Surgery

Lanyon Bowdler Solicitors acted for a claimant who brought a claim for damages for personal injuries and consequential loss arising from alleged clinical neg...

£1m for Claimant Blinded at Work

Dawn Humphries, partner in the personal injury department recovered £1m for a claimant who was seriously injured in an accident at work. The claimant,...

Claim for Extraction of Wrong Tooth

C received £5,500.00 for the failed extraction of a tooth, UR7, and accidental extraction of UR8. The roots of the UR7 were lying beneath the roots of UR6 an...

£7.4m for Injured Man

A Shropshire client was awarded compensation when the High Court sitting in Birmingham approved a £7.4m settlement. The fund will be held and managed b...

Compensation Rewarded to Widow Following Death of Husband During Surgery

A widow was awarded compensation of £168,000 following the tragic death of her 69 year old husband from a haemorrhage during surgery to remove an intracrania...

Arm Injuries Suffered by Holidaymaker on Belgium Bus

Mr and Mrs S booked a coach holiday online, which was a five day break from Folkstone to Bruges, Belgium. At Bruges, the coach stopped just outside the city...

Compensation for Delay in Diagnosing Cyst

C received £14,000 for the delay in diagnosing and treating a keratocyst following routine radiographs taken at the claimant’s dental practice in November 20...

Attacked by Abusive Neighbour

Lanyon Bowdler acted for an client who had been attacked by an abusive neighbour, leading to minor physical injuries, but more importantly, an on-going psych...

Compensation for Plastic Surgery Blunder

C attended a private clinic in June 2006 for a consultation with D with a view to having facial cosmetic surgery including an upper and lower blepharoplasty....

Compensation for Trapped Nerve Damage after Plate Insertion

In September 2012 we obtained damages in the sum of £100,000 from a hospital trust for a 64 year old man who suffered damage to his humerus following a...

Award for Victim of RTA Involving Articulated Lorry

Miss P was injured in a road traffic accident when an articulated lorry merged into her lane, pushing her vehicle up on the pavement. Liability was admitted...

Catastrophic Boiler Failure

Dawn Humphries, a solicitor specialising in accident at work cases, acted on behalf of a lady, her daughter and their family, at a week long inquest into the...

Damage to Bile Duct During Laparoscopic Surgery

In July 2013, we obtained damages in the sum of £100,000 from a hospital trust for a 47 year old lady who suffered damage to her bile duct during laparoscopi...

Catastrophic Injuries in Road Accident

Neil Lorimer also acted in a legal first for, Mrs W when her partner suffered catastrophic injuries in a road accident from which he died some months later....

Damages Awarded After Loss of Sperm Samples

C received £20,000 for the failure to properly store and maintain samples of C’s sperm. As a result, C was unable to ever have children and suffered a psychi...

Death after Operation to Treat Sweaty Hands

A 27 year old management accountant died following an operation to treat excessively sweaty hands.

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Claim for Psychiatric Injuries

Mrs T received £125,000 compensation as a result of a coach crash in the French Alps which caused her husband to suffer a serious head injury.

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Delay in Diagnosis and Treatment of Eptopic Pregnancy

In July 2013, we obtained £29,000 compensation for a client from Telford who had suffered injury as a result of a delay in diagnosis and treatment of an ecto...

Claimant Awarded £1m after Work Accident

Dawn Humphries, solicitor in the personal injury department recovered £1 million for a claimant who was seriously injured in an accident at work. The claiman...

Delay in Diagnosis of Tumour

C received £80,000 for the delay in diagnosis and treatment of a Schwannoma Tumour of the spine as a result of two sets of x-rays being reported negligently...

Claimant Awarded Periodical Payments Under New Legislation

Neil Lorimer, partner and head of the personal injury department, successfully settled a claim for a claimant who suff...

Meningitis Case - £4m Awarded

The hospital concerned had already admitted responsibility for the client's condition, but had disputed the level of compensation.

At a hearing at...

Coach Crash on French Motorway

Neil Lorimer settled claims against a tyre manufacturer and the coach operator, relating to a large number of deaths and casualties when 11 people, including...

Misdiagnosis of Breast Cancer

The claimant, a 55-year-old woman, received a lump sum of £445,000 after a GP failed to refer her to a breast surgeon in June 2001 and she was later found to...

Compensation for Amputee

A claimant from Telford, received just under £1 million in compensation following a terrible accident, after he was crushed and seriously injured, when a tip...

Out of Court Settlement after Newborn Baby Tragically Dies

Neil Lorimer settled a claim for two claimants whose newborn daughter tragically died at the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital.

Claimant 1, the mother bro...

Compensation for Passenger on Flight to Maldives

Lanyon Bowdler was successful in recovering £4,700.00 for Mrs R who was a passenger on a Thomson flight to the Maldives.

The luggage compartm...

Ruptured Ovarian Cyst

In January 1995 the deceased underwent surgery following the discovery of a large ovarian cyst. During the course of the operation the cyst ruptured, and som...

Compensation for Road Traffic Accident in Seville

Ms G was on holiday in Spain in July 2008 with her partner. On a day trip to Seville in a hired car their enjoyable holiday came to an abrupt end when anothe...

Unnecessary Hysterectomy Causing Permanent Pain and Disability

Summary: A 39 year old single mother was referred to a urogynaecologist in respect of symptoms of stress incontinence. The claimant was consequently referred...

Damages Awarded after Claimant Fell from Ladder

Our client was a 59, former Bridgnorth District Council employee, who recovered significant damages in an out of court settlement following a battle with his...

Clinical Negligence Resulting in Paraplegia

Lanyon Bowdler Solicitors acted for a claimant who brought a claim for damages for personal injuries and consequential loss arising from alleged clinical neg...

Delay in Treatment Causes Severe Vision Impairment in Teenager

Lanyon Bowdler acted for a minor in a clinical negligence claim against the Plymouth Hospital NHS Trust. The claim arose out of a delay in diagnosing and tre...

Expert Advice Provided in Package Holiday Claim

Miss G was injured whilst on holiday in Goa. The matter was a strongly disputed package holiday claim. Miss G was on holiday at a 3 star resort in Goa. On th...

Highest Ever Award for Single Lower Limb Amputee

A 64 year old woman was awarded at trial £1.43 million after she sustained a serious leg injury, requiring a through the knee amputation following a road tra...

Holidaymaker Contracted Food Poisoning in Jamacia

Ms B contracted food poisoning whilst on a package holiday in Jamaica.

Lanyon Bowdler pursued a claim against the UK tour operator and were success...

Local Lawyer Concerns for Coach Safety

Neil Lorimer, a leading personal injury lawyer at local solicitors Lanyon Bowdler, is calling for tougher implementation of coach safety laws for passengers...

Man Killed in Road Traffic Accident in Holland

Mr A was killed in a road traffic accident in Holland. He left a partner and two small children.

Lanyon Bowdler were successful in recovering &poun...

Mini Bus Accident Near Jaipur India

Neil Lorimer recovered substantial damages for three clients, injured in a minibus accident near Jaipur, India.

One of the clients suffered a fract...

Motor Accident - Claim Valued at £4m

The claimant, 24, was on his way home riding a motor bike, when he had an accident causing him to be catapulted into the undergrowth, where he was not found...

Mown Down Running Away from Assailants

We have acted for a claimant who was run over whilst running away from assailants.

The claimant sustained multiple injuries, one of which was a ser...

Pensioner Awarded Compensation after Trip

Lanyon Bowdler successfully won a case for a pensioner from Oldham, who tripped when she stepped backwards and caught her ankle in an uncovered drainage hole...

Road Traffic Accident on Spanish Motorway

In April 2009, our clients were driving through Spain when a truck hit them from behind on the motorway. The vehicle hit and went over the crash barrier, rol...

Serious Brain Injury

Our client was awarded a financial package estimated by an IFA at £7.4 million, after he sustained a serious brain injury following a head on collision...

Victim of Abuse

We acted for a claimant who had been the victim of a crime, as they were abused.

On the first application to the Authority it was dismissed, as cla...

Claim for Farming Accident

Mr E was injured in accident at work. He was employed as a farm labourer living in a farmhouse on site and overseeing the day to day running of that farm. He...

Two Employer's Liability Claims

Louise Howard acted for a claimant who had two employer's liability claims arising out of accidents at work. The firs...

Delay in Detection of Cervical Cancer

We settled a case arising out of the delay in diagnosis of cervical cancer in a young woman.

The consequences of what was a catalogue of error...

Nothing Left to Partner

Claire acted for a claimant whose partner died, leaving his entire estate to his grandchildren. The claimant lived in a house belonging to her deceased partn...

Multi-Academy Trust

Solicitors at Lanyon Bowdler were pleased to be able to support the formation of Shropshire’s first primary school multi-academy trust.

The f...

Testate Case Study

Claire acted on behalf of a widower, whose estranged wife had died leaving a Will giving the whole of her estate to her...

Success in Overturning Disqualification from Driving

I recently represented a client, AB, who had received a court summons for speeding. Normally, this would be a straightforward matter and AB decided to comple...

Lady Lacking Capacity has Cash Withdrawn by Family Member

W was an elderly lady who lacked capacity to manage her financial affairs. She had been admitted to a care home following the death of her husband, when her...

Successful Application for Contract to be Terminated

D was injured in a road traffic collision several years ago and his personal injury claim settled for several million pounds. The majority of D’s care...

Latest News

08 May 2016

A Mother Talks About the Challenges Faced Due to Cerebral Palsy Following a Birth Injury

Her daughter from Shropshire was diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy following a birth injury, Lanyon Bowdler are working w...

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