Medical List

The Medical List hears proceedings claiming compensation for death or bodily injury as a result of negligent medical treatment or advice.

The Medical List hears claims for compensation for incidents of medical negligence.

These include claims for damages in the event of death or bodily injury as a result of negligent medical treatment or advice by a doctor or other health practitioner.

The Medical List of the Common Law Division is established under Order 34A.04(1)(c) of the County Court Civil Procedure Rules 2018.

Practice note

Practice notes guide the operation and management of matters within the Common Law Division.

Judges in charge

Judge Saccardo and Judge Tsalamandris.

Directions hearings

The directions hearings in the Medical List will be conducted by the Judges in charge at the time and place nominated.

Civil Directions Group

See also the Directions group guidelines 2016 for consent orders and directions group guidelines and orders.

Circuit proceedings

The Judges in charge of the Medical List also manage all circuit proceedings for the list.

Further information

Any enquiries and feedback about the operation of the Medical List should be directed to the associate of eith of the judges in charge of the list by sending an email to the the judge's chambers email address.

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Page last updated: 11 September 2019