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James leads Hempsons’ inquest team in the north. He is a vastly experienced advocate who regularly represents the interests of organisations and individuals in complicated and high profile inquests, including deaths of patients detained under the Mental Health Act and hospital deaths involving complex medical issues. He frequently appears at Article 2 and jury inquests involving multiple agencies.
Main areas of expertise
- healthcare advice
- health and safety
- criminal defence
The clients he works with
- NHS trusts
- NHS Resolution
- medical defence organisations
- healthcare practitioners
In the first of a new three-part inquest series, Thorrun Govind explains the inquest process and what happens if you are called to attend – with additional material from James Down.
How pharmacists should handle a coroner’s request for information about a death, revealed by Thorrun Govind and James Down.