If you have been the victim of poor or negligent advice received from your bank, solicitor, accountant, architect, surveyor or other specialist, you may be able to claim compensation for professional negligence.
- Clinical errors, bad advice or mishaps leading to medical negligence compensation.
- Failed litigation and complaints against solicitors or barristers for poor legal advice.
- Property transaction issues and Conveyancer negligence.
- Claims and complaints against architects..
- Compensation for negligent house surveys or valuation reports from surveyors / valuers..
- Complaints against misselling of financial products such as endowments, bonds, pensions etc.
Our professional negligence team is headed by partner Richard Lindley who is a solicitor on the Negligence Panel Referral Scheme operated by the Law Society.
If we are able to take your case further, we will provide you with a completely free legal opinion on the merits of your case. We will advise you in detail about how your claim may proceed.
If we feel that your case has merit, we will consider dealing with the matter no win no fee. However this arrangement is not available for matters involving builders or construction firms.
Please be aware that our No win No fee services does NOT include payment of disbursements which may be incurred in order to establish negligence.
This site is owned and managed by Hudgell Solicitors who are regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. We are a firm of compensation lawyers who specialise in claims against professionals who wrongly advise their clients.
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For additional information on suing a professional for negligent advice - the following websites may be useful:
- Professional negligence Protocol issued by the DCS
- Which? Consumers' Association
- Institute of Trading Standards
- NACAB (Citizens Advice Bureaux)
- NCC (National Consumer Council)
- The Department of Trade & Industry (DTI)
- Consumer Complaints site
- Law Commission new website
- How to complain
- Rough Justice
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