Inquests

Henry also has extensive experience representing families and other interested parties in inquest proceedings, including health professionals.  Most recently he represented the family of Horatio Chapple, who died during an expedition to Svalbard; and Grace Roseman, who died due to a defect in her bedside sleeper cot.

Selected Cases

  • Roseman Inquest
  • Inquest into the death of Robert Entenman, who died at London Bridge Hospital due to neglect. 
  • Horatio Chapple Inquest
  • Ndiki Mutua & Others v The Foreign & Commonwealth Office [2012] EWHC 2678 (QB)
  • A v Iorworth Hoare [2008] UKHL 6
  • Various Claimants v Estate of Lord Greville Janner.
  • Various Kenyan, Ugandan & UK Claimants v Estate of Simon Wood & British Airways Plc.
  • Various Claimants v Estate of Sir James Savile.
  • Various Claimants v Ian Paterson, Spire Hospital, Heart of England Foundation Trust.
  • Various Kenyan & UK Claimants v Simon Harris & Shebbear College.
  • Various Kenyan Claimants v The Foreign and Commonwealth Office: (the first ‘Mau Mau’ group claim).
  • JMC/Airtours litigation (acted on behalf of 3 groups of claimants numbering 764 in total, who have suffered injury whilst on holiday abroad).
  • Forde Park School (80 cases).
  • Barlavington Manor (15 cases).
  • South Wales NCH litigation (35 cases).
  • Ivydale Children’s Home (15 cases).
  • Badgeworth Court School (14 cases).
  • St Leonard’s Children’s Home (25 cases).
  • Sunderland Homes Group litigation (56 cases).
  • Longcare Homes Litigation (55 cases).
  • Staffordshire Homes Litigation (150 cases).
  • Birmingham Homes Group Litigation (101 cases).
  • Pitt House Litigation (15 cases).
  • Olands Litigation (10 cases).
  • Wessington School (30 cases).
  • Green Field House School (9 cases).
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