Hempsons is the leading UK healthcare law firm. We provide services for healthcare providers from across the NHS, private and third sector. We act for and advise hundreds of healthcare organisations, including NHS Trusts, commissioning bodies, general practitioners, regulatory bodies, Third Sector (Civil Society) and independent healthcare providers.
Working with the NHS
Our experts are at the forefront of shaping healthcare policy and advising the Department of Health. We are already advising on aspects of the Coalition Government’s Health and Social Care Bill. Our comprehensive understanding of these issues means that we can quickly provide our clients with succinct and relevant advice whatever their sector. We are also one of the few key healthcare specialist law firms appointed to sit on the NHSLA Panel. In this section you will find high quality advice only available from a specialist healthcare law firm. Who we work with:
- Acute Trusts
- Ambulance Trusts
- Care Homes
- Care Trusts
- Clinical Commissioning Groups
- Commissioning Support Units
- Department of Health
- Foundation Trusts
- Mental Health Trusts
- NHS England’s Area Teams
- Private health and social care providers
- Special Health Authorities
- Third Sector Health and Social Care providers
Hempsons’ ‘very professional and approachable’ group is noted for its ‘clear advice’ and ‘sound judgement’.
Legal 500 2013
One of the other key factors behind Hempsons prominance in the healthcare sector is its fantastic standards of client service, which commentators agree ‘is absolutely first class’ .
Chambers UK 2013
The firm has been awarded a place on all seven health and social care legal services panels across England, including the NHSLA and Care Quality Commission.
Chambers UK 2012
Hempsons provides ‘excellent service’ and has ‘expertise in complex subjects’.
Legal 500 2012
Hempsons offers, ’A bespoke service, tailored to meet each client’s needs’.
Chambers UK 2010