Hugh James



Hugh James
114-116 St Mary’s Street
CF10 1DY

Tel: 029 2022 4871

Hugh James is the largest Welsh law firms and its team of clinical negligence lawyers is one of the largest in the UK, providing specialist services throughout England and Wales.

Representing individuals and their families who have suffered injury, illness or death as a result of negligent medical treatment, the clinical negligence team has been ranked tier one for many years in both Chambers UK Guide and the Legal 500 independent legal directories.

A Top 100 firm, employing a team of more than 700 employees, including 60+ partners, Hugh James has been established in Wales for over 60 years and has built its success on offering expert advice through a personal and friendly service to its clients.


Clinical Negligence


Mari Rosser

Mari Rosser is head of the clinical negligence team in the Health Law and Redress team. Mari is a member of both The Law Society’s clinical negligence panel and the referral panel for Action against Medical Accidents. Mari has a particular specialism in both child and adult brain injury cases, and fatal accident claims.

Mari is recommended by both the Legal 500 and Chambers directories as a leader in the field of clinical negligence.

Tel: 029 2039 1135


Rhian Parsons

Rhian Parsons specialises exclusively in Clinical Negligence work and has concluded a number of catastrophic and other brain injury claims, relating to brain injuries suffered during childbirth, arising out of negligent surgery and arising out of delayed treatment and avoidable infection. The Claimants involved in these causes of action ranged from very young children to geriatric patients.

Rhian was recommended for clinical negligence in the Legal 500 Legal directory.

Tel: 029 2039 1135


Elin Davies

Elin has extensive experience in advising client on claims for orthopaedic injuries, obstetric and gynaecological claims, ophthalmic negligence particularly in respect of cataract surgery, drug errors and misdiagnosis claims.

Elin strives to deliver empathetic and straightforward advice in what are often traumatic and sensitive cases.

Elin is a fluent Welsh speaker and is happy to advise and draft documents bilingually.

Tel:  029 2039 1135


Neurolaw/ Court of Protection


Andrew Harding – Partner, Head of Department, Court of Protection Deputy

Andrew leads a multidisciplinary team representing claimants following traumatic brain and spinal cord injury, providing help and support with a heavy emphasis on rehabilitation. The team includes a specialist Court of Protection unit

He is listed as a leader in the field of personal injury in the Legal 500 and is top ranked in Wales in Chambers Guide to the Legal Profession.

Tel: 029 2039 1031


Cari Sowden-Taylor

Cari is a Partner in our Neurolaw Team. Representing claimants with traumatic brain injuries and spinal injuries, Cari liaises with her clients and their case managers, treating clinicians, expert witnesses and support team to ensure the best possible outcome for her clients.

Cari is accredited by the Law Society’s Personal Injury Panel and is a member of APIL.

Tel: 029 2066 0583