John Whitting KC settles brain injury claim on behalf of The Shrewsbury and Telford NHS Trust - Jan 2023
In the construction sector, John has represented a variety of professionals, but with particular expertise in engineering. He also has considerable experience in solicitors’ negligence.
- Welsh Government Action regarding land sale (2018).
- Shaw v Leigh Day  EWHC 2034 (QB)
- D Morgan plc v Mace & Jones (a firm) and another  EWHC 3375 (TCC).
- McGlinn v Waltham Contractors and others  EWHC 149 (TCC).
- Carillion Construction Ltd v Farebrother & Partners (a firm) and others  EWHC 216 (TCC).
- James Longley & Co v Forest Giles Limited  EWCA Civ 1242.
- Department of National Heritage v SVM  60 Construction Law Review (the British Library litigation).
1 Crown Office Row awarded Clinical Negligence Set of the Year at the Chambers UK Bar Awards 2022 - Nov 2022
1 Crown Office Row shortlisted for five awards at the Chambers UK Bar Awards 2022 - Sep 2022
LawPod UK Ep. 165: A duty to offer alternatives? With John Whitting QC - Jun 2022
Wrongful Birth Claims: Theory, Law and Practice Webinar - Oct 2021
Family of world famous opera singer brings clinical negligence claim - Oct 2021
1COR Quarterly Medical Law Review – Autumn 2020 – Issue 7 - Feb 2021
Congratulations to John Whitting QC on being appointed to the Welsh Government Panel of Queen’s Counsel - Feb 2021
John Whitting QC and Jo Moore secure eight-figure settlement in birth injury case - Nov 2020
Impact of Covid-19 on Healthcare Webinar - May 2020
1COR Quarterly Medical Law Review – Winter 2019/20 – Issue 4 - Mar 2020
John Whitting QC and Charlotte Gilmartin discuss the trial of going to trial at Clyde & Co’s first training seminar of 2020 - Feb 2020
John Whitting QC successfully defends NHS Trust in High Court clinical negligence trial - Dec 2019
Law Pod UK Ep. 64: Informed Consent – how much direction do patients actually want? - Feb 2019
The Liability of Private Hospitals & Clinics: Lessons from the Paterson Litigation - Nov 2018
Henry Witcomb QC and John Whitting QC in record £37 million clinical negligence settlement - Oct 2018
John Whitting QC instructed by Welsh Government in £50m action - Sep 2018
John Whitting QC wins high profile post natal collapse trial - Aug 2018
John Whitting QC successfully defends Leigh Day in professional negligence action - Jul 2018
The Liability of Private Hospitals and Clinics - Feb 2018
John Whitting QC succeeds in application to withdraw admission of liability and to revoke consent order entering judgment - Oct 2016
John Whitting QC in clinical negligence abuse of process strike out - Jul 2016
John Whitting QC strikes out claim by patient’s relatives over missed diagnosis of genetic disorder - Apr 2016
John Whitting QC in successful trial defence of neonatal team - Mar 2016
John Whitting QC succeeds in innovative defence of interim payment application - Feb 2016
John Whitting QC successful in pivotal post Montgomery clinical negligence trial - Oct 2015
John Whitting QC argues important quantum of damages principle in High Court - Jun 2015
John Whitting QC represents Hospital Trust in successful defence of meningitis claim - Jun 2015
John Whitting QC successfully defends Trust in wrongful birth claim and first case to test the scope of Montgomery - Apr 2015
John Whitting QC instructed as lead counsel in a pioneering product liability action against Novartis Plc - Jan 2015
John Whitting QC in landmark decision by Court of Appeal about doctors’ responsibility for product literature - May 2014
John Whitting QC successfully defends orthopaedic surgeon in claim by professional goalkeeper - Oct 2013
John Whitting QC for the Medical Protection Society in a leading case in the Court of Appeal on the application of res ipsa loquitur in Clinical Negligence - Feb 2013
John Whitting QC appointed to the Welsh Government Panel of Queen’s Counsel - Sep 2012
John Whitting QC successfully defends obstetric team at Solihull Hospital in High Court trial - May 2012
David Hart QC and John Whitting defend Mace & Jones in £50m negligence claim - Dec 2010