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Brendan Hope Principal Lawyer, Clinical Negligence

Experience Profile

Brendan is Clinical and Medical Negligence Lawyer at Slater and Gordon in Manchester.

His very varied caseload includes claims against NHS hospitals, doctors who provided treatment to privately paying patients and GPs.

In a lot of cases the clients he represents have suffered serious injuries to the brain or spine or amputation.

He also handled claims for compensation following neonatal deaths, organ failure resulting in the need for organ transplants, failure to diagnose cancer and orthopaedic injury.


  • Clinical negligence
  • Brain injury
  • Spinal injury
  • Amputation
  • Neonatal deaths
  • Misdiagnosis

Commendations from independent legal directories

  • Chambers and Partners: "Brendan Hope is regarded as a ‘shrewd operator’ and is much sought after for his expertise in claims arising from GP negligence, cancer misdiagnosis, amputation, spinal and other orthopaedic injuries and cosmetic surgery.” He is “extremely down to earth and explains everything so clearly."
  • Chambers and Partners 2016: "His analysis of the pros and cons of a case and his awareness of strategy is spot-on." 

Career history

  • Since 2013 Slater and Gordon
  • 2002 – 2013 Pannone Solicitors

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