Neil Fearn -
Partner, Head of Medical Negligence - Leeds
T: 0844 858 3200
F: 0844 858 3299
Based in: Leeds
Medical Negligence and Catastrophic Injury Claims
Neil joined Simpson Millar in 2006 as a Partner having previously set up and developed, over a period of 10 years, a large Clinical Negligence team and Serious Injuries Unit at another firm in Leeds. Neil is Head of the Simpson Millar's Clinical Negligence team. Much of Neil's clinical negligence work is on behalf of children injured at birth, who suffer Cerebral Palsy or Erbs Palsy. He has had several cases reported. In addition to clinical negligence cases, Neil has conducted several class actions.
Quoted in Chambers and Partners 2014 as follows: Neil Fearn of Simpson Millar LLP heads up the team in Leeds and also improves his position in this year's rankings. "He is a real terrier for his clients and works incredibly hard on their behalf," say market sources. His focus lies in cerebral palsy and Erb's palsy cases.
Neil is on the Law Society's Clinical Negligence Panel and an AvMA panel member. He is also a member of APIL.
Neil enjoys running, walking as well as spending time with his family.