Clinical Negligence

Robert Seabrook QC has a distinguished practice in Clinical Negligence. He has been recognised as a top tier practitioner by Chambers & Partners since 2008.

He can come in on complex cases and provide experience. He sees the wood for the trees.” (Chambers & Partners 2014)

“Robert Seabrook QC, who has had a long and esteemed career at the Bar. Testament to his standing he recently appeared in the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court in Bell v Crossdale and the BVI Health Authority.” (Chambers & Partners 2013)

“[He] is an immensely experienced practitioner with a wide ranging and useful knowledge of complex medical issues.” (Chambers & Partners 2012)

“(He) remains a popular choice for solicitors due to the fact that he is energetic, tenacious and lightning quick on the uptake.” (Chambers & Partners 2008)

Selected Cases

  • Kapfunde v Abbey National Plc [1998] IRLR 583 CA.
  • Cornelius v De Taranto [2001] EWCA Civ 1511.
  • Warrilow v Norfolk & Norwich Hospitals NHS Trust [2006] EWHC 801 Q B.
  • Romy Smith v East & North Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust [2008] EWHC 2234 [2008] EWHC 2234.
  • Manning v King’s College Hospitals NHS Trust [2009] EWCA Civ 832.
  • Hughes & Waltham Forest HA L Med 2 R 155 CA.
  • Manna v Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Trust [2015] EWHC 2279 QB.
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