- Secured significant discount in a high value claim relating to delayed diagnosis of encephalitis distinguishing the principles of material contribution.
- Ongoing conduct of a claim in which the Trust seeks to disapply the -0.25% discount rate set by the Lord Chancellor pursuant to Section 1(2) of the Damages Act 1996 in light of investment of pending damages outside of England and Wales.
Christian Lowden is a senior associate based in Kennedys’ Birmingham office. He qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales in 2015.
Christian represents NHS Resolution and acts on behalf of multiple NHS Trusts in relation to clinical negligence claims. His practice also includes acting on behalf of NHS Resolution-indemnified GPs and some private practice medical insurers.
Christian deals with a broad variety of clinical claims including maximum severity birth injury cases, complex neurological claims, and injuries resulting in death. He has experience of conducting multiparty litigation and claims involving injured Parties no longer residing the UK.
Christian has experience of supervising apprentices, trainees and junior solicitors in the Birmingham office.
Prior to embarking on a legal career Christian was a research microbiologist and utilises his scientific background