Medical Negligence *

Who we are

Tiernan & Co. Solicitors have a wealth of experience in medical negligence claims.

We work with a team of Medical Consultants in an effort to secure the best possible award for you while making the process as simple and transparent as possible. Our service is 100% client focused and we ensure effective communications by using plain language and updating you at each stage of your case. We have also taken steps to ensure that all claims can be transacted by telephone, email or post in order to reduce the inconvenience caused in the process of pursuing your claim.

The medical and legal issues in medical negligence cases are complex and lawsuits are always vigorously defended by very experienced and knowledgeable defense counsel. This is why you need to speak with Tiernan & Co solicitors as they are very experienced medical negligence solicitors.
We are recognized as leaders in the field of medical negligence.

We appreciate that making a medical negligence claim can be an extremely daunting and stressful experience especially since most of us assume that the process will be difficult and costly. We understand this and realize the importance of getting you back to your normal routine quickly and efficiently, and we endeavor to make the entire process as stress free as possible.

Most medical professionals in Ireland are well trained and dedicated. They provide high quality medical treatment and the best care. Yet, mistakes can happen. Those mistakes can be both painful and costly.

Irish medical professionals have a legal obligation to provide the proper care in the safest possible way. This obligation applies to doctors, nurses, dentists, midwives, psychiatrists, physiotherapists, and other healthcare professionals. If you were hurt by a medical professional, you may be entitled to financial compensation.

Common Types of Clinical Negligence

Medical negligence or malpractice is sometimes referred to as clinical negligence. The most common types of clinical negligence include:

  • Undiagnosed injury or illness;
  • Misdiagnosed injury or illness;
  • Surgical mistakes;
  • Giving the wrong medication (including the wrong dosage);
  • Mistakes made during childbirth; and
  • Defective drugs, implants, or medical devices.

People who are injured by medical negligence or malpractice may be entitled to compensation for the injury, pain and suffering, and expenses such as:

  • Past, current, and future medical treatment;
  • Rehabilitative care;
  • Lost wages;
  • Loss of future wages; and
  • Assistant to support your dependence.

Determining whether the elements of medical malpractice or negligence exist can take time. There are lot of factors involved regarding current medical practices and the standard of care. This is why it important for you to call on 01-6622822 to speak with a personal injury solicitor with Tiernan & Co. Solicitors.

 

What our Clients say:

  • K.D. Dublin 07/07/2013
    “I was very happy with the services of Tiernan & Co, and in fact have recommended their services to two friends since my claim settled.”

  • S.M. Louth 20/01/2013
    “When I was involved in a road traffic accident, I was unsure what to do. From the first time I contacted Tiernan & Co Solicitors until my case was finalised all members of staff kept me updated. They kept things simple, so it was easy for me to understand all aspects of my claim.”

  • N.G. Dublin 2 01/12/2012
    “Mark and his staff main priority are their clients, I couldn't recommend this firm enough.”

  • S.D. Meath 04/10/2012
    “I have been a client of Tiernan & Co for years now, Mark has dealt with my house purchase and sale, the probate of my fathers estate and a personal injury case on my behalf. Mark offers a highly professional service with a personal touch. I would recommend Mark to anyone in need of legal advice.”

  • F.B. Dublin 6 03/05/2010
    “Any queries I had in relation to my personal injury claim were answered promptly and in a professional manner and in the end the compensation I received exceeded my expectations.”

  • C.B. Wexford 02/03/2013
    “I always felt that the staff in Tiernan & Co had time to listen to me and respond to any question I asked. As a client I felt I was a priority.”

  • D.B. Dublin 13 01/08/2012
    “As it was my first time claiming, I was unsure what to do. Mark and the staff at Tiernan & Co helped me through every stage of the process and answered any question I had, no matter how silly it sounded! To be kept updated throughout the whole claim made it much easier for me and in the end I couldn't have been happier with the outcome.”