Not just lawyers, medical negligence experts

Team Leader/Senior Solicitor

Darren Tamplin-Compton

  • Member of the AvMA (Action against Medical Accidents)
  • Member of the Specialist Clinical Negligence Panel (a nationally recognised accreditation of quality and experience).
  • Multi-Track / Serious Injury CN team at Fletchers.

Darren is a senior solicitor with over 16 years of relevant experience. He manages a team of lawyers, dedicated to successfully pursuing claims for substandard medical care.

Darren joined Fletchers in 2015 and was previously an Action against Medical Accidents (AvMA) specialist solicitor panel member and a partner at a niche medical negligence firm.

Darren's expertise

  • Cerebral palsy, fetal abnormality cases and other birth injuries.
  • Brain injuries.
  • Neurological injuries.
  • Plastic surgery cases.
  • Psychiatric management.


Notable Cases Include:

Winning High Court liability trial against a GP in a catastrophic injury medical negligence case concerning the development of meningitis. Darren went on to settle the case for a lump sum approaching £3 million.

Negotiating a PPO settlement for an infant who suffered cerebral palsy, blindness and the almost complete absence of cognitive developmental ability as a consequence of the negligent delay in his delivery. In a case where life expectancy was significantly reduced, a lump sum of £770,000 with additional annual payments of £135,000, rising to £250,000, for life, was secured and approved by the High Court.

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