Entries by EdwardLamb

Spring Seminar Series

Our Spring Seminar Series is now available to book: All events will take place in the city centre at Bluecoat, School Lane, Liverpool, L1 3BX. To reserve your place please email: emma.wall@completecounsel.co.uk

Bolam v Montgomery: Where Does Medicine End & Law Begin?

Date: Friday 10th November 2023, 3pm-6pm Location: The Municipal Hotel, Dale Street, Liverpool, L2 2DH Your Speakers: Following the decision of the Supreme Court in McCulloch v Forth Valley Health Board the time seems right to consider (or reconsider) the principles underlying consent to treatment. The extent to which the law requires clinicians to adopt […]

Material Contribution to Damage:The Elusive Third Way?

A webinar live streamed from Wadham College Oxford 4pm 26th April 2023 Professor Sandy Steel, John de Bono KC, Charles Feeny and an invited audience. The webinar will discuss material contribution to damage as proof of causation in tort through a historical perspective, tracing its development to the present day. Issues considered will include the […]

Examining the exceptions to Bolam negligence

Wednesday 22nd February 2023 at 4pm The webinar will review the classic test of Bolam negligence and the situations where it does not apply. The seminar will also touch upon the NHS strikes and the approach the court will take to assessing breach of duty. Charles Austin. BarristerDate of Call: 2009 Charles regularly acts for […]

Loss of earnings and care in clinical negligence claims

The seminar will discuss contentious areas and common pitfalls. The focus will be on navigating Schedules of Loss and Counter Schedules. Tuesday 7th June 2022, 4pm-4.45pm. Your speaker is: Charles AustinBarrister Date of Call: 2009 Charles regularly acts for both Claimants and Defendants in complex, high value, clinical negligence cases. Recent cases have involved: The […]

Law & Epidemiological Evidence: Double, Toil & Trouble- University of Western Australia Law Review, Vol 49 Issue 1

In late February 2019, I had lunch at Wadham College, Oxford, with Professors Carl Heneghan and Sandy Steel to discuss a seminar on epidemiological evidence and the law. Almost exactly three years later, the results of this seminar at Wadham in July 2019 and a subsequent seminar at DWF London in February 2020 have been […]

We’ve had a facelift!

So, we have rebranded! We thought it was time to freshen up our look to better reflect who we are now that we are six years down the line.  With any business it is important to constantly evolve. Our aim is to continue to grow our team of Barristers and clerking team whilst still retaining […]

*New date added* Event: Irrecoverable damages in Clinical Negligence

First date sold out! New date added! Online Zoom SeminarMonday 17th May 2021 Thursday 6th May 202112.00pm – 1.00pmTo book your free spot please email claire.labio@completecounsel.co.uk Your speaker is: Charles Austin Barrister Charlie’s practice comprises of clinical negligence, serious injury and Inquest work. He appears for both Claimants and Defendants at all stages from interlocutory […]