Adam is an Associate in the Healthcare team. He acts mainly for NHS Resolution and medical malpractice insurers, dealing with claims alleging clinical negligence. His caseload includes claims across all disciplines of medicine often concerning severe, life changing injuries.
Adam joined Clyde & Co in 2019, having previously been working in-house at University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust, where he managed the Trust's clinical negligence claims and advised on general healthcare matters (often relating to complex healthcare decisions relating to children and adults who lack capacity).
Adam qualified in 2013 and has been acting for NHS Resolution and medical defence organisations for over 10 years.
Having a diverse portfolio of work means that Adam has experience in advising on all aspects of litigation. He has experience in managing high profile group actions and in developing a communications strategy around litigation receiving significant media attention.
Assisted in the Cornwall Partnership NHS Trust Group Litigation
Held a lead role in the internal legal management of The Independent Review of Children's Cardiac Services in Bristol
Acted on behalf of the Trust in the Court of Protection obtaining an order to proceed with serious medical treatment.
Acted on behalf of numerous Trusts in defending complex clinical negligence claims
Adam has significant experience in dealing with complex clinical negligence matters. Having spent three years working in house at one of the country's largest acute NHS Trusts, he also understands the key priorities from a client's perspective.