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Andrew Clayton, Senior Associate at Penningtons Manches

Andrew Clayton

Managing associate


Areas of expertise: Clinical negligence, Personal injury


Andrew is a specialist in personal injury and clinical negligence litigation based in the Guildford office. He trained at Penningtons Manches Cooper, qualifying in 2006 and has practised in this field ever since.

He has a broad practice across most areas of clinical care, both NHS and private, with particular interest in claims relating to ophthalmic treatment and orthopaedic surgery and management, including spinal surgery and joint replacements.

Andrew also advises on limitation issues. He has experience of litigating both at High Court and County Court level and in personal injury matters generally.

Recent work highlights

  • Achieving a seven-figure settlement for a client rendered tetraplegic following spinal injury.
  • Handling numerous successful claims for clients who were the victims of negligent knee replacement surgery.
  • Settling a claim for a work-related upper limb disorder for £275,000.

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