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Centre for Law, Medicine and Life Sciences

Faculty of Law

The 2016 Baron de Lancey Lecture on Medical Law

Mr James Badenoch QC

"Montgomery: a dramatic change in the law on patient consent?"

Date and time: 5 February 2016 at 5:00pm.   A drinks reception will follow at 6:30pm. 

Location:  Room LG18, Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge

Registration:   The event is free, but registration is required here.

Media available:  videoaudiophotos

About the speaker: Mr James Badenoch QC was counsel for the successful plaintiff in Montgomery v Lanarkshire Health Board [2015] UKSC 11.   He specialises in clinical negligence, medical law, and professional discipline and has appeared in a succession of major cases in the House of Lords, The Privy Council, The Court of Appeal, The High Court, The GMC and The GDC. He is a Bencher of Lincoln’s Inn, a Deputy High Court Judge (since 1994), a President of the Mental Health Review Tribunal (since 1999), a Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine, Chairman Emeritus of the Expert Witness Institute, and has been a Recorder of the Crown Court (1987-2012).  He took silk in 1989.



Friday, 5 February, 2016 - 17:00 to 18:30