...I do wish to pay particular tribute to Mr Found's skill in advancing the defendant's case. He has certainly made it difficult for me decide this matter as was his duty. Although, at the end of the day, I am against him, I wish to record that he argued his case with particular care and skill.HHJ Nicholas Cooke QC (sitting as a High Court Judge)
Tim acts predominantly for Defendants in clinical negligence matters. He has particular experience in colorectal cases (tears resulting from childbirth, failure of anastomosis after laparoscopic bowel resection, haemorrhoidectomy). In the last twelve months, he has been instructed in cases involving:
He is familiar with claims alleging delayed / missed diagnoses, toxicity of medication, the consent process, negligent treatment and / or surgery. His litigation experience also includes but is not limited to claims arising from general practice, dentistry, midwifery, health visiting and nursing.
Tim regularly appears before the Queen’s Bench Masters and the High Court. He is as comfortable in conference with experts as he is delving into the detail in thousands of pages of medical records.View full profile >>
G v X (2015)
Represented the defendant in a case involving complications to the mother following childbirth in which liability was disputed and the claim pleaded at nearly £1.4m. Settlement achieved after JSM.
Shortall v Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust (2014) EWHC 246
Represented the defendant in a week-long trial of liability as a preliminary issue. The matter concerned the use of the air insufflation test in low colorectal anastomoses following laparoscopic resection of the bowel for removal of cancer.
Tokyo Industries 5 Limited v Megwa & Anor
Appeared for the successful claimant / respondent in the Employment Appeal Tribunal.
Nicholson v Thames Water Utilities Ltd & MTS Cleansing Services Ltd (2014) EWHC 4249
Acted for the claimant whose home suffered exterior and interior flooding of raw sewage, the latter of which was not cleared by the sewerage undertaker and was alleged to have led to serious injuries being sustained by the claimant.
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“…I do wish to pay particular tribute to Mr Found’s skill in advancing the defendant’s case. He has certainly made it difficult for me decide this matter as was his duty. Although, at the end of the day, I am against him, I wish to record that he argued his case with particular care and skill.”
HHJ Nicholas Cooke QC (sitting as a High Court Judge)
Prior to coming to the Bar, Tim worked in both small businesses and larger concerns, in temporary and permanent positions across various industries including:
Whenever the time and opportunity presents Tim enjoys, traveling, snorkelling, skiing, playing golf and watching films.