Expert help with any cancer misdiagnosis compensation claim

‘Tailored advice and support coupled with an expert understanding of the legal issues’

If you suffer from a form of cancer, early diagnosis is vital if you’re to have the best chance of survival. When initial signs are missed, the window of opportunity for early treatment can be lost, and you may be denied the best chance of returning to health. Should that be the case, we can help you put forward a cancer misdiagnosis compensation claim.

Specialist advice focused on cancer misdiagnosis compensation claims

Sometimes a late diagnosis can lead to a patient having to endure a more severe form of treatment than might have initially been the case. In other cases it can sadly even be fatal. Our expert medical team can help bring cancer misdiagnosis compensation claims to cover any negligence.

  • Expertise for every situation
    Your GP may not have made a referral when he or she should. Alternatively, a scan may have been misinterpreted or symptoms misunderstood. Our experience across a wide range of cancer types and cases means we know how to deal with diverse claim types.
  • Focused on your individual needs
    Whatever the nature and severity of your condition, our years of knowledge of dealing with cancer misdiagnosis compensation claims means we can offer you tailored advice and support.
  • Making the legal complexities more straightforward
    Every cancer misdiagnosis compensation claim is completely unique. So you’ll need expert help to bring a claim, as the legal arguments and medical issues are often extremely complex. We have the specialist understanding to help you every step of the way.



Our credentials

“A premier Somerset firm with experience of a broad range of high-value matters, including catastrophic birth injury claims. Routinely engaged on cerebral palsy cases and spinal injury claims, and offers expertise in weight loss surgery and dental negligence matters. Strengths (Quotes mainly from clients): “Withy King were caring and understood us. They listened to our concerns and needs, and helped in whichever way they could.” “They are incredibly organised, easy to approach and they have a very supportive team who are incredibly sympathetic.” Notable practitioners: Head of department Simon Elliman (Band 1) oversees an array of complex claims, including cerebral palsy and spinal injury matters. In addition he acts on dental negligence cases. Sources say: “He is very able and he inspires confidence through calmness.” Market observers consider Paul Rumley (Band 1) “a very approachable lawyer with vast experience on high-value and complex cases.” He handles a range of matters including birth injury claims, fatal accidents and delay in diagnosis of cancer claims.” Chambers 2017 Somerset

“Highly commended firm with an excellent reputation across a broad spectrum of clinical negligence matters. Routinely acts on catastrophic cases including brain and spinal injury claims. Also noted for its handling of matters arising from amputation, delayed diagnosis and weight loss surgery. Strengths (Quotes mainly from clients): “They’ve been amazing. They spoke to me on a level I understood. They are very understanding and compassionate and they advised me well the whole way through.” Notable practitioners: Head of department Richard Coleman (Band 1) offers vast experience of complex claims involving cerebral palsy, spinal injury and bariatric surgery, among other matters. “He is very good at negotiating settlements in difficult cases” and “doesn’t lose sight of the human aspect of it all,” assert sources.” Chambers 2017 Oxford and surrounds

“Royds Withy King is a ‘leading firm’ for catastrophic birth injury cases. Key figures include practice head Simon Elliman, who handles dental negligence, cerebral palsy and spinal injury claims; ‘first-rate solicitor’ Paul Rumley; and Kerstin Kubiak, who stands out for her ‘exceptional analysis’.” Legal 500 2016 South West 

“The ‘knowledgeable, dependable and competent’ team at Royds Withy King is led by ‘astute strategist’ Richard Coleman and includes Tracy Norris-Evans, who is ‘extremely knowledgeable and committed to her clients’.” Legal 500 2016 South East

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You guided us when times were tough and you kept us on track when we considered giving up. We are forever grateful for what you have done
Royds Withy King client

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