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Lime Solicitors Celebrates Latest Legal 500 Rankings

Legal 500

The 2022 edition of The Legal 500 results have been published, and we are thrilled with our rankings this year! We’ve also achieved brand new rankings which is a fantastic achievement for our team.Here’s how we did: Top Tier We maintained our Tier 1 status for Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence in the East Midlands, … Continue reading Lime Solicitors Celebrates Latest Legal 500 Rankings

Preparing for redundancies when furlough ends

Preparing for Redundancies After Furlough

As businesses across the UK continue to navigate their lockdown egress, one key element from the last 18 months will cease to exist – the furlough scheme. From 1st July 2021, we saw decreases in the amount of financial support employers were eligible to claim. It was a planned reduction, which aligned with the government’s … Continue reading Preparing for redundancies when furlough ends

Negligent Gynaecological Surgeon’s Ex-Patient Comes Forward

Negligent Gynaecological Surgeon’s Ex-Patient Comes Forward

In May 2021, our Clinical Negligence solicitor Viral Dagly published an article discussing the investigation of Mr Daniel Hay, a consultant gynaecologist who is believed to have caused harm through negligence to over 50 women. Since then, one of Mr Hay’s ex-patients has come forward and called for the surgeon to be “struck off.” 51-year-old … Continue reading Negligent Gynaecological Surgeon’s Ex-Patient Comes Forward

Calls for Urgent Police Investigation of Lambeth Council

Calls for Urgent Police Investigation of Lambeth Council

The sister of a boy who died under the guardianship of Lambeth Council in 1977 has come forward and demanded an urgent police investigation. The boy, who suffered at the hands of sexual abuse while living at Shirley Oaks Children’s Home in Croydon, killed himself in a bathroom after his abuser walked free. The boy … Continue reading Calls for Urgent Police Investigation of Lambeth Council

Supreme Court Lays Out New “Legal Roadmap” For Professional Negligence

Supreme Court Lays Out New “Legal Roadmap” For Professional Negligence

If you instruct an adviser to provide you with information and advice on entering a transaction, and your adviser is negligent, you could be eligible to claim all losses that arise from the transaction. But, if the information you’re given is only a small part of your wider considerations before making the decision to enter … Continue reading Supreme Court Lays Out New “Legal Roadmap” For Professional Negligence

When managing someone else’s financial affairs turns “Toxic”

When managing someone else’s financial affairs turns “Toxic”

As the world receives the news today that Britney Spears’ high profile application to remove her father from his role in her conservatorship is denied, we look at what the equivalent of a conservatorship would be in England and how the situation may differ if Britney lived over here and was under the British legal … Continue reading When managing someone else’s financial affairs turns “Toxic”

Lime Bolsters Personal Injury Service with New Serious Injury Partner

Martin Usher

Martin Usher has joined the Lime Solicitors Personal Injury team as a new partner in London, with particular expertise in handling serious injury and major trauma claims. Martin has been a Trustee for our partners Headway for over six years, and is a Committee Member of the Major Trauma Group. With over 15 years’ experience … Continue reading Lime Bolsters Personal Injury Service with New Serious Injury Partner

Lime Solicitors Triples its London Team with 17 New Additions

Lime Solicitors Triples Its London Team

We are pleased to announce that our London operation has grown significantly this month, with 17 experts in clinical negligence, personal injury and abuse transferring across from Hudgell Solicitors. While our existing clinical negligence and personal injury teams are now bolstered with new expertise, we’re pleased to also offer legal advice and support to victims … Continue reading Lime Solicitors Triples its London Team with 17 New Additions

50 Women Confirmed Suffering Gynaecological Negligence

50 Gynaecological Negligence Victims Confirmed

A surgeon working at the University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Trust may have caused harm to a large number of patients, both at the Royal Derby Hospital and Ripley Hospital. News reports suggest that colleagues of Mr Daniel Hay, a Consultant Gynaecologist, raised concerns about the standard of care being provided by the … Continue reading 50 Women Confirmed Suffering Gynaecological Negligence