Clinical Negligence

Charlotte Measures

Legal Director

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Higgs LLP : Charlotte Measures

Charlotte joined the team in July 2021 and brings over 20 years’ experience in handling clinical negligence claims.

Her experience includes high value and complex cases, including obstetric/birth injury claims. She also handles other cases involving acquired brain injury.

Charlotte is particularly well regarded for her sensitive handling of cases concerning the death of children, stillbirth cases and delayed diagnosis of cancer cases - some involving a terminal prognosis. She enjoys working alongside reputable independent medical experts and barristers in aiming to achieve compensation for her clients who have suffered both physical injury, and financial loss, as a direct result of negligent treatment.

Areas of expertise include:

  • Amputation
  • Asthma (mismanagement and unexpected death)
  • Birth injury/cerebral palsy
  • Cancer (delayed diagnosis)
  • Gynaecology (women’s health)
  • Hospital infections
  • Medication errors
  • Meningitis
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopaedics
  • sepsis (including meningococcal septicaemia)
  • Spinal injury
  • Surgical error.

Recognition and testimonials

Charlotte has been recognised as a notable practitioner in her field since 2014. Recent feedback includes:

Quietly determined, clever, tenacious, takes no messing, brilliant to work for” – Legal 500

Very thoughtful and knows how to win cases” - Chambers UK

Professional Memberships

  • Member of Action against Medical Accidents (AvMA)
  • Member of the Society for Clinical Injury Lawyers (SCIL)

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