Joel Donovan QC

JOEL DONAVAN 267 Jan 2016

Year of Silk/Call: 2011/1991

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Joel is joint head of Cloisters. He is a prominent clinical negligence and personal injury specialist, with particular expertise in claims involving birth injury, brain damage and serious spinal injury. He is a highly experienced trial and appellate advocate.


Appeared successfully in the Supreme Court case of Mohamud v Morrisons (the ‘close connection’ test for vicarious liability)

Chambers UK 2018: "Very professional and very approachable." "Excellent with clients..." "A standout on technical issues..."

Practice Areas: Personal Injury | Clinical Negligence