Charlotte Measures
Senior Associate

Charlotte has joined the Medical Accident Group as a Senior Associate and manages the MAG team in our Birmingham office. She has spent the last 16 years with a nationally-recognised firm developing an excellent reputation in the fields of clinical negligence and catastrophic personal injury claims. She is acknowledged by Chambers Legal Directory as a notable practitioner in her field with a 2018 entry stating:

Charlotte Measures attracts excellent feedback, with sources highlighting her “sound judgement” and “exceptional” client care. A source states that “she lives and breathes her clients’ cases” and “is not frightened of difficult ones.” Her recent work includes fatal claims.

 

Areas of Expertise

Charlotte has experience at handling high value and complex cases, including obstetric/ birth injury cases involving brain injured babies with cerebral palsy. She also handles other cases involving acquired brain injury.

She is particularly well regarded for her sensitive and empathetic handling of cases concerning the death of children, still birth cases and delayed diagnosis of cancer cases involving terminal prognosis.

Areas of expertise include:

  • • Amputation
  • • Asthma (unexpected deaths/ mismanagement)
  • • Birth Injury/ cerebral palsy
  • • Cancer (delayed diagnosis)
  • • Gynaecology (women’s health)
  • • Hospital infections
  • • Medication errors
  • • Meningitis
  • • Ophthalmology
  • • Orthopaedics
  • • Sepsis (including meningococcal septicaemia)
  • • Spinal injury
  • • Surgical error

Charlotte has achieved settlements in excess of £7m in some of her cases and particularly enjoys working alongside reputable medical experts and barristers in trying to achieve fair compensation for those clients that have been severely affected, both physically and financially, as a direct result of clinical negligence.

She has been a member of the Law Society’s accredited Panel of Personal Injury lawyers for many years, but now concentrates mainly on her clinical negligence caseload.

Interests & Hobbies

Charlotte and her husband Paul have two children. She enjoys travel, playing tennis, skiing and generally spending time with her family and friends.

Testimonials

  • Charlotte Measuresv

    “…no need for improvements, professional but friendly service…with a fantastic outcome! Mrs M

  • Charlotte Measuresv

    “We would like to extend a very sincere thank you for all your hard work…we are gratified that a settlement has been reached.” – Mr & Mrs S

  • Charlotte Measuresv

    “I always found my solicitor very helpful and understanding and did very well in my sister’s case…would not hesitate to recommend” – NK on behalf of NR

  • Charlotte Measuresv

    “You supported and advised me through a very traumatic and upsetting time following the death of my mother. Thank you.”  – Mrs AM

  • Charlotte Measuresv

    “The kindness and empathy shown by Dr Punt and Mrs Measures during their visits to X was much appreciated” – Mr C

  • Charlotte Measuresv

    “Charlotte Measures was very helpful, empathetic and honest throughout the case. She did not make promises re the settlement but achieved much more than I ever expected.” – Mrs S

  • Charlotte Measuresv

    “It is important for me to acknowledge how significant Charlotte has been, helping myself and my family to move forward and build a new future…” – Mrs W

  • Charlotte Measuresv

    “…you have consistently kept us abreast of each stage of the process, explaining often complex details in as ‘down to earth’ manner as possible…and respectfully. Your involvement has proved invaluable” – sister of Miss AL

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01214 507 925