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Tony May

Partner
Based
 – Huddersfield Office

Tony qualified as a Solicitor in 1990 after completing a Bachelor of Law (LLB) degree then a Master of Law (LLM) degree. Now a Partner, heading up the medical negligence department, Tony has been at Chadwick Lawrence since 1998.

Specialising in Medical Negligence, Tony is a member of The Law Society`s Clinical Negligence Accreditation Scheme. He is also a Law Society Clinical Negligence Assessor and an APIL Accredited Clinical Negligence Specialist Assessor.

Tony leads a team of seven medical negligence lawyers who all specialise solely in Claimant negligence work. He has a particular expertise in cerebral palsy and other birth related injury cases, and has an excellent record in high value and complex cases. Tony continues to act as the Court of Protection Deputy for many of the cerebral palsy and brain damaged clients that he has represented.

T: 01484 519 999
E: anthonymay@chadlaw.co.uk

Michael Cotter

Associate and Litigation Executive
Based
 – Huddersfield Office

Michael joined Chadwick Lawrence in 2000 working as a Litigation Executive in the Medical Negligence Department. He specialises solely in Medical Negligence and generally works along side Tony May the partner in charge of the department.

T: 01484 519 999
E: michaelcotter@chadlaw.co.uk

Jacqueline Vance

Associate
Based
 – Huddersfield Office

Jacqueline is a Medical Negligence Solicitor. After completing a Law degree and the Legal Practice Course, Jacqueline worked as a Paralegal from 1997 before training as a solicitor and qualifying in 2001. Since 2002, she has worked at Chadwick Lawrence as a Solicitor specialising solely in Medical Negligence cases on behalf of Claimants.

Jacqueline had a previous career in nursing, after qualifying as a registered general nurse in 1989.

T: 01484 519 999
E: jacquelinevance@chadlaw.co.uk

Carol Simpson

Associate
Based
 – Huddersfield Office

Carol was a registered nurse and midwife for 15 years before leaving the NHS. She completed a Bachelor of Law (LLB) degree in 2000 and qualified as a solicitor in 2004.

Carol joined Chadwick Lawrence in 2007 and specialises solely in medical negligence and handles many different types of cases.

T: 01484 519 999
E: carolsimpson@chadlaw.co.uk

Karen Motley

Legal Assistant
Based - Huddersfield Office

Legal Assistant to Tony May the Partner in charge of the department, handling Court of Protection and Claimant Medical Negligence cases.

T: 01484 519 999
E: karenmotley@chadlaw.co.uk

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