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Sophie Timms

About Sophie Timms

Sophie Timms graduated at Edge Hill University with first-class honours in July. She is a paralegal in Property Litigation and doing the LPC part-time from September 2019. She has aspirations of becoming a solicitor in either medical negligence, corporate or employment law.

Student Lawyer Blog: Is There a Difference in the Standard of Care Required from Doctors Depending on their Seniority?

Student lawyer Sophie Timms looks at the case of: FB v Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust [2017] EWCA Civ 334 Facts In the early hours of Monday 29th September 2003, the mother of a child phoned out-of-hours services due to the ill-health of her 13-month-old child. This resulted in a [...]

By | 2019-07-24T15:58:06+01:00 July 23rd, 2019|Student Case Blogs|

What information must be disclosed to a patient before they consent to surgery?

Student lawyer Sophie Timms discusses the case of: Montgomery v Lanarkshire Health Board [2015] UKSC 11 and asks "what information must be disclosed to a patient before they consent to surgery?" Facts: The claimant, Mrs Montgomery, brought a medical negligence claim due to the injuries her son sustained during childbirth, [...]

By | 2019-05-10T11:06:46+01:00 May 10th, 2019|Student Case Blogs|