About Helen Neville
Helen investigates clinical negligence claims on behalf of patients and their families. She brings medical negligence claims against all types of medical practices, both private and NHS.
She has a particular interest and expertise in cases involving the delay in diagnosis and/or mistreatment of cancer. In particular she has acted on cases involving cervical cancer, breast cancer, lung, liver and head/neck/throat cancer cases.
Her previous work within the mental health field has also allowed her to gain insight and experience into cases concerning the failure to section and undertake an adequate risk assessment and treat psychological disorders.
She is passionate about acting for children whom have been the victim of medical negligence and ensuring that parent’s concerns are voiced, hospital procedures are reviewed and the child has access to treatment.
Helen is an accredited APIL Senior Litigator and a member AvMA.
Helen is committed to promoting the interest of and to providing access to justice; the access of legal services to all members of the community. She previously worked as a volunteer on the AvMA Clinical Negligence Helpline and conducted pro-bono sessions at local Universities and the Citizens’ Advice Bureau.
- Ophthalmic negligence
- Orthopaedic negligence
- Cosmetic surgery
- Delay in diagnosing and treating cancer
- Claims against GPs, Pharmacy, care homes and both private and NHS treatment