Leading Glasgow firm Maclay Murray Spens is to set up a litigation team at its London office. It has recruited a partner from a city firm, who is yet to be named. “We have experienced a considerable growth in client requirement for English litigation services and it now makes sense to have a team in London,” said Michael Walker, Maclays' senior partner. The firm has also recruited Robin Garrett, a property partner from 12-partner Edinburgh firm Steedman Ramage, who will join the firm at an undisclosed date. Last week the firm announced the recruitment of two partners from Edinburgh firm Dundas & Wilson.
Debenham v South West Surrey Health Authority – QBD 13 May 1997 Claimant: Simon Debenham, 12 years Incident: Medical negligence Injuries: Plaintiff suffered hypoxia during birth at Royal Surrey Hospital in January 1985 resulting in spastic quadriplegia, cerebral palsy and grave developmental problems. His condition was such that he did not breathe spontaneously for 30 […]