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Specialisms & expertise

Jenny is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives.  She specialises in clinical negligence and Inquests.  She is a member of the AvMA Clinical Negligence Specialist Panel and has Senior Litigator status with APIL.

Jenny’s medical negligence claims have involved a wide variety of issues, some examples include:
  • Obstetric and birth injuries, including cerebral palsy, stillbirth and neonatal death 
  • Gynaecological injuries
  • Fatal accidents and Inquests
  • Delays in diagnosis of cancer (such as breast, ovarian and bowel cancer)
  • Negligent surgical treatment such as bile duct injuries arising from gallbladder surgery
  • Pressure sore inuries
  • Plastic surgery 
  • Psychiatric injury and Chronic pain.

Client stories & notable cases

AB v Medway NHS Foundation Trust

A claim arising out of the death of a 48 year old man due to failure to investigate and treat coronary artery disease.  The claim was made on behalf of the widow and three children.

Damages: £500,000

Mrs F v Nuffield Health

The claimant underwent gallbladder surgery.  The surgeon mistakenly cut the bile duct but did not realise at the time of surgery.  Mrs F was readmitted to hospital requiring emergency surgery and spent time in ICU.  She had a prolonged recovery, suffered a hernia and was at risk of future complications.  She also suffered a psychiatric injury.

Damages recovered: £138,000

Miss N v East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust (issued in the High Court)

A claim arising out of negligent elbow surgery leading to chronic regional pain syndrome (CRPS).

Damages recovered: £125,000

Mrs O (on behalf of Mr O deceased) v East Kent University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (issued in the High Court)

A claim on behalf of a widow whose 77 year old husband died after being misdiagnosed with rectal cancer. Jenny represented the family at the Inquest where the Coroner concluded that further deeper biopsies could have revealed that a rectal mass was not cancerous. The deceased underwent chemo-radiotherapy and surgery and died.

Damages recovered £65,000

Mrs L v Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust 

The claimant suffered severe psychiatric injury after a failure by the trust’s anaesthetist to follow infection control procedures; the anaesthetist failed to change his gloves after a procedure on another patient. Liability was admitted. The claimant had to undergo tests to rule out HIV and was unable to return to her job as a business development manager.

Damages recovered: £487,000

Profile

Jenny qualified as a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives in 2011, having gained valuable experience in personal injury and clinical negligence work since 2005. She is married with two children, enjoys distance running and is a keen cook.

  

We received fantastic service with clear and understandable advice.

Client

Throughout the whole process of this claim we were kept up to date on exactly what was going on, and advised on whether we should accept the offer or not. The level of service was exceptional, I would totally recommend their services to anyone that asked me.

Client

We had only just lost John when we started meetings with the solicitors. It was a time of utter despair, and the expertise, reassurance, and commitment from Jenny gave us hope and strength.

Client

Person centred approach, treating my case as unique, showing empathy, understanding and fighting for the best outcome for me.

Client

I am so grateful to TS&P for all their work and help with my mother's case; it was a very complicated and time-consuming case.

Client

Good clear correspondence from the outset. Regular updates of progress, professional and friendly service. Answered on request any questions I had, with confidence and patience.

Client

I would like to thank Jenny and her team for all their hard work and efforts during what has been a very traumatic 3 years.  Throughout this period, Jenny has been on hand with reassurance and advice.  At the same time, she assembled an excellent team of experts, which enabled me to reach a successful conclusion.

Client

Jenny was very kind and professional she kept in touch so I knew what was happening at all times and she worked very hard for me

Client

A special thankyou to Jenny Waight for all her help and support and for the service and advice l was given and taking me through the procedure of the claim.

Client

Jenny Waight who dealt with my case was brilliant. Communication was first class, she always kept me up to date and was lovely and friendly.

Client

Jenny was compassionate and professional in equal measure.  I was kept well informed at all times and I felt incredibly well represented in my claim.

Client

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