L v BH NHS Trust
High Court claim in which Lionel Stride (instructed by Joanne Warren at Irwin Mitchell) acted on behalf of an elderly claimant who lost a limb as a result of negligent treatment following cardiac arrest. Breach of duty and causation were admitted but there remained significant dispute as to life expectancy, care and equipment needs and use of prosthestics.
A high six-figure settlement was achieved at a remote mediation during the Lockdown. The contributing parties and amount of the settlement remain confidential.