A not-for-profit organisation
committed to injured people
A not-for-profit organisation
committed to injured people

How to run a profitable clinical negligence department in the current climate of fixed recoverable costs, and the planned introduction of a low value £25,000 scheme

All levels - 1 hour

(Please note that the number of CPD hours may be subject to change)


In this webinar, Ian Cohen and Nick McDonnell will discuss the legal and commercial consequences of running clinical negligence cases following the October 2023 extension of Fixed Recoverable Costs reforms, and the potential ramifications of the proposed reforms planned for clinical negligence claims with a value of £25,000 or less.

The session will also cover:

  • Generating the work – Organic v CMC 
  • Onboarding / client capture.
  • Budgeting & cashflow
  • Case profiling  
  • Maximising the use of data 
  • Supply chain management – ATE, MRO, cost draftsmen/lawyers
  • The use of ADR and NHSR settlement days

Ian Cohen is a clinical negligence specialist solicitor and consultant with over 30 years’ experience, who has run his own law firm as well as holding senior positions in two of the largest consumer law firms in the country before setting up The Cohen Consultancy in March 2022. 

Nick McDonnell is a Director and costs lawyer with Kain Knight Costs Lawyers and has over 25 years of costs litigation experience as well as being the founder of FRCConnect, a platform designed to assist legal practitioners adjust to the Fixed Recoverable Costs reforms. 


1 person - member/accredited firm: £85 + VAT
1 person - non-member: £115 + VAT
Small office (2 - 6 people): £150 + VAT
Large office (7 people or more): £185 + VAT
Whole organisation (All staff at all offices): £375 + VAT


All people registered for live webinars will automatically be emailed details to view the on-demand learining following the webinar, whether you view live or not. Webinar recordings are available to view for up to six months.

16 Feb 2024

On-demand recording
From 16 Feb 2024 to 16 Aug 2024