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Phil Dagnall

Senior Legal Executive, Clinical Negligence

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Liverpool Penny Lane

Phil has worked in clinical negligence since 2001 and qualified as a Chartered Legal Executive in 2006.

Phil specialises in claims relating to clinical negligence against the NHS and private medical practice which includes:

Practice Areas


  • Law Society Clinical Negligence Panel
  • Merseyside Medio Legal Society

Case Studies

Cases in which Phil has obtained damages for her clients include the following:

  • HE suffered from a congenital eye defect and was incorrectly provided with contact lenses which caused him to suffer reduced vision in the affected eye.  Damages of £65,000 were awarded.
  • IN underwent surgery for knee replacement.  She suffered nerve damage post surgery which caused ‘drop foot’.  As a result she had difficulty walking and with her day to day life.  Damages of £43,000 were awarded.
  • SF attended A/E when he suffered a leg injury.  A DVT was incorrectly diagnosed and he was administered with an anticoagulant causing further bleeding and compartment syndrome.  Extensive surgery was required to save his leg.  Damages of £55,000 were awarded.
  • KM suffered an injury to her bladder during gynaecological surgery.  She was awarded damages of £250,000.
  • KN suffered a ruptured uterus during labour which with appropriate treatment would have been avoided.  Damages of £20,000 were awarded.


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