Have you been a victim of medical negligence on the part of a medical professional or an institute?
Then, you are eligible for receiving compensation for the physical and mental loss that you have suffered. Yes, a majority of people don’t even know about this or file a case for the same.
The best medical lawyers in Darwin are a part of the law firms that we are going to discuss in this post.
We are also going to highlight what they have to offer to you and we sincerely hope that this helps you to make an informed decision. We do hope that you get compensation that you rightfully deserve.
1. Maurice Blackburn Lawyers
Everything that you need to know about negligence law is on their website page. Not just that, they also claim to be the most reputable and largest medical negligence law firm in the entire country.
One of their past clients, Bruce, has shared his journey in the form of a video on their website about MB Lawyers helped him to secure a proper compensation in the court of law.
In case you have some basic doubts, you can check their FAQ section that answers a number of questions related to medical negligence and malpractice law.
Those who know a bit about Australian law firms may know that this is one of the biggest law firm in Australia.
Address: 1/60 Smith St
Phone: 8 8914 2300
2. Tindall Gask Bentley
Another firm which has been serving the resident of the city of Darwin since a long time. Besides short FAQs, they also dedicated articles about things that might confuse people.
For your minor doubts, their live chat agents are there to help you. You can also get in touch with them for a FREE initial consultation by either calling or emailing at [email protected].
For those seeking legal assistance, they even have a smartphone application. While most other firms have a very trivial and simple contact form, they ask about all important information so that they can get back to you properly.
Address: 1/21 Cavenagh St
Phone: 8 8941 7814
3. Ward Keller
The three main lawyers of Ward Keller are Markus Spazzapan, Tony Whitelum, and Michael Grove.
Ward Keller can help you fight a compensation claim against dentists, pharmacists, physiotherapists, doctors, hospital staff and hospitals themselves.
Also, they will help you understand if you do in fact have a medical compensation claim in the first place.
As for what types claims they work on, Ward Keller mainly works on cases in which the medical professional has failed to tell treatment risks, misdiagnosis, faulty diagnosis, and inadequate treatment.
If you wish to get in touch with via email instead of a phone call, then their address is [email protected].
Address: 2/6 Woodlake Blvd, Durack
Phone: 8 8931 3388
4. Piper Ellis Lawyers
PE Lawyers have clubbed medical negligence with personal injury section on their website.
While their website does need an SSL certificate, they encourage people to get in touch with a law firm as soon as possible if they feel they have been wronged by a medical professional.
This is because as some of you might be knowing, strict time limits do apply to medical malpractice and negligence related cases.
As for getting in touch with them, either you can directly call them or fill up a simple contact form on their website.
Emailing them on [email protected] or sending a FAX on (08) 8981 3113 is something that you can do too.
Address: Lower Ground Level, 26 Harry Chan Ave
Phone: 8 8981 4114
5. De Silva Hebron
While they do fight negligence related cases, they don’t have much content about the same on the designated page of it on their website.
While the principal of the law firm is David De Silva, the personal injury related cases are handled by Peter Orr. He has been practicing law since almost two decades.
Before meeting them at there office, we strongly suggest that you take an appointment either by calling them or emailing them at [email protected].
A great thing about them is that they exclusively operate in the city of Darwin. As for their office timings, they are 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM from Monday to Friday.
Address: 47 Knuckey St
Phone: 8 8924 4944
Halfpennys may have a funny name, but the firm means business. Still doubtful? Well, they have been fighting for compensation for negligence victims since 1995.
Some of the type of medical professionals that they have successfully fought malpractice and negligence related cases are specialists, radiographers, chiropractors, and physiotherapists.
A few instances that they feel are a classic case of negligence are not providing post-operative care properly, incorrectly reporting results of medical tests, not doing the surgery properly on the patient, giving inappropriate treatment, misdiagnosis and false diagnosis.
The firm also cautions us regarding how medical negligence is complex and one needs to take help from the best lawyers of the field.
Address: 3/69 Smith St
Phone: 8 8942 8888
7. Slater and Gordon Darwin
A giant law firm that also serves residents of Darwin. The cases related to medical practice and negligence are fought by them on a no win no fee basis.
What this means is that you only have to pay them once they win your legal compensation case for you.
Even if you don’t choose them, we highly recommend reading their related website page because they have explained everything in an organized manner.
Address: Regus Level 16 19 Smith Street, The Mall
Phone: 1800 444 141
8. PK Simpson
A dedicated compensation law firm as the name suggests, they fight malpractice cases too and their website is available in a number of languages.
Address: Level 16 Charles Darwin Centre, 19 Smith Street Mall
Phone: 1300 757 467
Hopefully, you would have found this list of the best medical lawyers in Darwin helpful. Needless to say, being comfortable with the person who is supposed to fight your compensation claim is a must.
This is because fight for medical negligence or malpractice related compensation sometimes goes on for a long time.
Also, please make things clear between you and the law firm about how the fee structure is going to work out. This is vital as any disagreement over it later will only cause issues between you and the law firm in question.
Regardless, if your claim is legit, then you will definitely secure proper monetary compensation.