Major X -v- MOD


The Claimant, a former high-flying Major in the Army developed Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (“PTSD”) following experiences in the First Gulf War and subsequently in Kosovo.  The claim was based on a failure by Army psychiatrists to diagnose and treat the PTSD.  The claim settled at a Joint Settlement Meeting for £1.5 million which was the MOD’s highest individual payout for 2013/2014. David Barr acted for the Ministry of Defence.

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David Barr KC

David Barr KC
Year of Call: 1993
Year of Silk: 2014