About Clare Gooch

After completing my LPC in 2010, I joined a high street firm to undertake my training contract. Within my training contract, I covered many disciplines that included Conveyancing, Family and Probate law. Upon completing my Training Contract and qualifying as a Solicitor in 2013, I realised that the private client sector was not for me and so I joined a national law firm to gain experience in the world of Clinical Negligence.

Clinical Negligence –v- COVID19 Testing times

2020-04-24T09:12:26+01:00April 24th, 2020|

Clinical Negligence –v- COVID19 "Testing times" It goes without saying that the NHS is under immense pressure due to the COVID19 virus and in the last few weeks, we as a nation have seen the government take drastic action by confining us to our homes in a "lockdown" status. This is in an attempt to [...]

Transparency is the key to reducing claims!

2022-03-21T16:21:16+00:00January 23rd, 2020|

Transparency is key to reducing claims! I was interested to read the headline on BBC News yesterday that the NHS in England faces a payout of £4.3bn for Clinical Negligence compensation claims. Putting aside the veracity of the numbers, as a practising Clinical Negligence lawyer, I wanted to reflect on the secondary angle of the [...]

Lost in the NHS

2022-03-21T16:34:54+00:00November 29th, 2019|

Were you Lost in the NHS? It will come as no surprise that the NHS plays a paramount part in everyone's life with many of us requiring hospital and/or GP input at various times throughout the duration of our lives. It goes without saying that many of us are indebted to the treatment and care [...]