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Aisling Kiernan Associate, Clinical Negligence

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Aisling is a Clinical Negligence Associate at Slater and Gordon Lawyers in Manchester.

Aisling handles cases encompassing all aspects of clinical negligence including claims against GPs, the NHS, private hospitals and private surgeons.

She has specialised in this area since 2009 and has has acted solely for patients in cases involving orthopaedic injuries, spinal injuries, general surgery claims, GP negligence, cancer cases and fatal injuries.

Aisling also works closely with Principal Lawyers on behalf of clients with maximum severity injuries such as brain injuries.

Recent case successes include: £150,000 settlement following a delay in diagnosing a tumour in the lung; £330,000 settlement for a fourth degree tear sustained during labour; £35,000 for a failure to diagnose a lacerated tendon in the foot.

Aisling undertakes pro bono work at the Manchester University Legal Advice Clinic.

Expertise

Career history

  • Since 2014 Slater and Gordon
  • 2013 - 2014 Ralli Ltd
  • 2009 – 2013 Lindsays Solicitors

Professional memberships

  • Member of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL)