Senior Associate Medical Negligence Solicitor
Ian is a Solicitor in our Medical Negligence team and is based in our Liverpool office. He has over 10 years’ experience of helping clients who have suffered as a result of negligent medical treatment.
Throughout his career, Ian has dealt with a wide variety of cases in the areas of oncology, gynaecology, dental, cosmetic surgery and general practice matters in addition to others. He has helped clients who have experienced:
- Delayed diagnosis of cancer
- Surgical negligence
- Serious psychiatric injuries like Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
- Failure to refer for investigations or treatment
- Negligent prescription or administering of medication
Ian also has significant experience of acting on behalf of the families of patients who have sadly died as a result of negligent medical treatment.
Prior to joining Simpson Millar, Ian was a Specialist Litigator at another firm which gave him a strong level of knowledge on dealing with cases following the issue of Court proceedings, taking cases to Trial, Mediation and Joint Settlement Meetings.
Professional Memberships and Accreditations
Ian is an active member of the Law Society, the independent professional body for Solicitors.
In 2019, Ian was singled out in the 2019 Legal 500 with the comment:
“Ian Clifton is an up-and-coming talent with an eye for detail and great client care.”
Outside of Work
When he’s not working, Ian enjoys spending time with his partner and teenage son as well as keeping fit and travelling.
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