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Shoosmiths LLP

Phil Barnes

Phil Barnes



  • Medical Negligence
  • Personal Injury
  • Private Client

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Phil is the National Head of the 50 strong Shoosmiths Medical Negligence team.

He has specialised in representing claimants in clinical negligence claims for 19 years. 

As an experienced litigator he has dealt with a wide range of complex and high value claims throughout his career, including neurological injury, child birth trauma, amputations, group actions involving intraocular lens implants, surgical errors, misdiagnosis and fatal claims. He has a specialist interest in infection and sepsis cases.

Phil regularly appears as an advocate before Coroners and has been involved in a number of high profile inquests. 

He is band 1 in his field in Chambers and Partners in their UK directory and is profiled in Legal 500.




2:1 LLB (Hons) - University of Wales - Cardiff
Legal Practice Course - Commendation - College of Law, Chester
Areas of Practice

Medical Negligence | Personal Injury | Private Client

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