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    Claiming Dental Negligence Compensation


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    Mulderrigs are experts in Dental Negligence claims, we have been handling successful dental cases for over twenty years. Your dentist has a legal duty to take care for your safety when carrying out any treatment, if your dentist has acted negligently and caused damage to your teeth, mouth or gums we may be able to help you claim compensation. Joanne Smith and the team of experts here will be able to deal with your case whether it is against an NHS or a private dentist.

    The Law On Making A Dental Negligence Claim

    Dentists have a legal duty to take care for the safety of their clients, this is particularly important when using anaesthetics and complex procedures.

    But suing a dentist is a very specialised area of the law, so it is essential to instruct an experienced expert solicitor for your dental negligence claim.

    Why Choose Mulderrigs For Your Dental Negligence Claim?

    We have tried to answer your basic questions here, you can also read about some of our dental negligence case studies, but in a dental negligence claim there is no substitute for having a detailed chat.

    Our initial advice is always free and we are always happy to work on “no win no fee” terms, we’re here to help.

    Dental Negligence Case Studies

    Frequently Asked Questions

    All dental professionals have a legal duty to exercise a reasonable standard of professional care when caring for their patients.

    Therefore, anyone who has suffered damage to your teeth due to a dentist’s incompetence will be able to claim compensation for your injuries.

    If you believe that your dentist has acted negligently and caused harm to your teeth, mouth or gums then Mulderrigs may be able to help you recover compensation.

    The value of a dental negligence claim is dependent on the extent and seriousness of a persons injuries.

    Some of our recent dental negligence claims have been settled for a few thousand pounds but more serious cases can result in compensation of over £30,000.

    Whatever injuries you may have suffered, we will gather all the necessary expert medical evidence and documentary evidence of any financial losses.

    We will then discuss the value of your case with you before any settlement negotiations take place.

    Making an initial enquiry about a dental negligence claim is a simple as picking up the phone or filling out one of our short online forms.

    Don’t worry; our initial advice is always free and without any obligations.

    Our expert solicitors will very quickly be able to tell you whether or not you have a claim.

    If you decide to instruct us on your case we can arrange an early face-to-face meeting, at a time and place that suits you.

    From there we will go through the details of your claim and begin legal proceedings on your behalf.

    Even when it is necessary to sue the dentist the vast majority of our Dental Negligence cases are settled on favourable terms long before we ever get to a trial.

    When cases do go ahead as a trial the experience of giving evidence is rarely as difficult as people imagine.

    We have previously published some very straightforward pointers about giving evidence at court.

    Even in the most clear cut of dental negligence claims, dentist are usually very reluctant to admit any liability and in our experience these types of cases often require court proceedings.

    This means that dental negligence claims can often take many months or even years to settle.

    Rest assured, we do not charge any fees until your case has been concluded and you have received your compensation, no matter how long that might take.

    Most importantly, if your case is unsuccessful we will not charge you a penny.

    If you decide you would like Mulderrigs to handle your dental negligence claim we will discuss the fee arrangements clearly and carefully before asking you to sign our terms and conditions.

    Although other fee arrangements are available, ‘no win no fee’ is usually the best option for our clients.

    There are are no upfront fees, no hidden charges, and we will never leave you out of pocket.

    Most importantly, if your case is unsuccessful you will pay nothing at all.

    We have yet to receive a single complaint from our clients in relation to fees.

    Mulderrigs have been successfully handling dental negligence claims on behalf of our clients for over twenty-five years.

    We have held the Law Society’s LEXCEL quality mark since 2002. Only around 5% of law firms have achieved that recognition.

    98% of our clients describe our service as good or excellent whilst 99% said they would recommend us to their friends and family.

    We can arrange to meet at a time and a place that suits you and promise to always speak in plain English.

    We’re here to help.

    Call Now to get Free Advice about Your Dental Negligence Claim


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