A complex case involving an atypical birth related brain injury due to hypoxia in the course of delivery. The case was unusual due to the long period of time that had elapsed - 27 years from birth and the absence of cerebral palsy or other physical injury. Nevertheless, through working with a team of leading experts, we established a strong case and achieved a settlement from the State Claims Agency on behalf of the HSE of 4 million euro.
Failure of the government to honour their promises to the women harmed through the cervicalcheck screening negligence.
€7.25m settlement approved for boy who suffered traumatic brain injury and included autism at birth in landmark case.
McCarthy v. HSE
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