James Drydale - Taylor&Emmet LLP | Sheffield Solicitors

James Drydale - Clinical negligence

James is a partner and head of our clinical negligence department.

James Drydale

James Drydale

Partner
Clinical negligence
0114 218 4058
Office: Sheffield
james.drydale@tayloremmet.co.uk

James is a partner and head of our clinical negligence department. He is a member of the Law Society’s specialist Clinical Negligence Accreditation Panel and a Senior Litigator of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers, APIL. He specialises solely in cases involving medical accidents and works hard to obtain good results for his clients.

James covers a full range of clinical negligence cases helping people who have suffered from medical mistakes.

James read History at Durham University before studying Law at Northumbria University and Sheffield University.

James qualified as a Solicitor in Sheffield in 2001 and has remained in the city ever since, joining Taylor&Emmet LLP in 2009.

Out of the office, James enjoys travelling, hill walking, mountain biking, football, korfball, music and books.

Recent highlights

Winning a very complex case one day before Trial. My Client had suffered very serious spinal injuries due to spinal surgery being carried out in circumstances in which no other reasonable Surgeon would have operated.

Awards

Member of the Law Society’s Specialist Clinical Negligence Accreditation Panel.

Senior Litigator of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers. (APIL).

Endorsements

“Extremely good at isolating the medical issues and focussing on the relevant facts.”

Legal 500 - 2017

The ‘extremely well-prepared’ James Drydale leads the ‘thorough and user-friendly’ team at Taylor&Emmet LLP .

Legal 500 - 2016

"Total professional."

Legal 500 - 2015