Jodi Newton

Partner
Medical Negligence

Contact Jodi

  • “Jodi is really tenacious; she demands the best results and manages to secure them. She’s got real drive and energy.”

  • “Jodi Newton is passionate about her work and is a really creative lawyer, always trying to find practical and innovative solutions to problems encountered, whilst keeping the clients central to everything she does.”

  • Jodi is really tenacious; she demands the best results and manages to secure them. She's got real drive and energy.

    Chambers UK 2024

  • Jodi is passionate about what she does and is a good lawyer.

    Chambers UK 2024

  • Jodi is very astute and compassionate.

    Chambers UK 2024

  • Jodi Newton is passionate about her work and is a really creative lawyer, always trying to find practical and innovative solutions to problems encountered.

    Legal 500 2024

  • Jodi Newton is knowledgeable and well regarded.

    Legal 500 2024

  • Jodi Newton has specific expertise regarding birth negligence cases, including those which involve cerebral palsy and Erb’s palsy injuries.

    Legal 500 2024

  • Jodi Newton acts for clients on claims arising from negligent obstetric care, sepsis and delays in diagnosis and treatment. She also advises on spinal injury claims.

    Chambers UK 2023

  • "She is really wonderful in sensitively handling clients in extreme situations and is a real fighter."

    Chambers UK 2023

  • "Jodi Newton is approachable and always has the client's best interest at heart."

    Chambers UK 2023

  • "I’ve been hugely impressed by Jodi Newton – she’s truly passionate about her cases and her clients, a real fighter and a star in the making."

    Legal 500 2023

  • "Jodi Newton has carved out a niche specialism in cerebral palsy and serious claims arising out of childbirth. She is so committed to her clients and their claims that she always gains and deserves their respect. A true specialist."

    Legal 500 2023

  • "Stephanie Prior and Jodi Newton are both superb. They always have the client at the centre of everything they do, they’re approachable, down to earth and dedicated."

    Legal 500 2023

  • "Jodi Newton is a tenacious and intelligent fee earner. She fights tooth and nail for her clients and gains their trust and respect from the outset."

    Legal 500 2023

  • A stand-out solicitor with a huge track record of successful clinical negligence work. She is forensic in her attention to detail, but also sees the broad sweep of strategic considerations”.

    Legal 500

  • “The stand-out solicitor is Jodi Newton, who has a huge track record of successful clinical negligence work. She is forensic in her attention to detail, but also sees the broad sweep of strategic considerations”.

    Legal 500

Jodi's latest directory comments

Jodi is really tenacious; she demands...

Jodi is really tenacious; she demands the best results and manages to secure them. She's got real drive and energy.

Chambers UK 2024

Jodi is passionate about what she...

Jodi is passionate about what she does and is a good lawyer.

Chambers UK 2024

Jodi is very astute and compassionate.

Jodi is very astute and compassionate.

Chambers UK 2024

Jodi Newton is passionate about her...

Jodi Newton is passionate about her work and is a really creative lawyer, always trying to find practical and innovative solutions to problems encountered.

Legal 500 2024

Jodi Newton is knowledgeable and well...

Jodi Newton is knowledgeable and well regarded.

Legal 500 2024

Jodi Newton has specific expertise regarding...

Jodi Newton has specific expertise regarding birth negligence cases, including those which involve cerebral palsy and Erb’s palsy injuries.

Legal 500 2024

Jodi Newton acts for clients on...

Jodi Newton acts for clients on claims arising from negligent obstetric care, sepsis and delays in diagnosis and treatment. She also advises on spinal injury claims.

Chambers UK 2023

"She is really wonderful in sensitively...

"She is really wonderful in sensitively handling clients in extreme situations and is a real fighter."

Chambers UK 2023

"Jodi Newton is approachable and always...

"Jodi Newton is approachable and always has the client's best interest at heart."

Chambers UK 2023

"I’ve been hugely impressed by...

"I’ve been hugely impressed by Jodi Newton – she’s truly passionate about her cases and her clients, a real fighter and a star in the making."

Legal 500 2023

"Jodi Newton has carved out a...

"Jodi Newton has carved out a niche specialism in cerebral palsy and serious claims arising out of childbirth. She is so committed to her clients and their claims that she always gains and deserves their respect. A true specialist."

Legal 500 2023

"Stephanie Prior and Jodi Newton are...

"Stephanie Prior and Jodi Newton are both superb. They always have the client at the centre of everything they do, they’re approachable, down to earth and dedicated."

Legal 500 2023

“The stand-out solicitor is Jodi Newton,...

“The stand-out solicitor is Jodi Newton, who has a huge track record of successful clinical negligence work. She is forensic in her attention to detail, but also sees the broad sweep of strategic considerations”.

Legal 500

Jodi’s notable cases

  • Achieved £1.5 million for an elderly client who had suffered a significant frontal lobe brain injury.
  • Securing an admission of liability on a cerebral palsy matter resulting in an initial interim payment of nearly £400,000. This case is anticipated to be valued in excess of £10 million.
  • Successful settlement of a case involving a young man with an Erb’s Palsy injury and who received in excess of £500,000 for his pain and suffering, his past and future care and loss of earnings.
  • Acted for a young client who received a contaminated kidney during organ transplant surgery. The client received over £200,000 for his pain and suffering, past and future care and loss of earnings.

What the directories say about Jodi

Jodi Newton is passionate about her...

Jodi Newton is passionate about her work and is a really creative lawyer, always trying to find practical and innovative solutions to problems encountered.

Legal 500 2024

Jodi Newton is knowledgeable and well...

Jodi Newton is knowledgeable and well regarded.

Legal 500 2024

Jodi Newton has specific expertise regarding...

Jodi Newton has specific expertise regarding birth negligence cases, including those which involve cerebral palsy and Erb’s palsy injuries.

Legal 500 2024

"Her persistence, perspicacity, determination and efficiency...

"Her persistence, perspicacity, determination and efficiency are simply outstanding, as are her legal, analytical and negotiating skills."

Chambers UK 2022

Jodi Newton is brilliant – a very...

Jodi Newton is brilliant – a very capable, experienced and empathetic solicitor who has experience of handling high value and complicated cases. I am working with her on a cerebral palsy case at the moment, in which she has obtained an admission of liability and a substantial interim payment. A first class addition to the team.

Legal 500 2022

The team at Osbornes was recently...

The team at Osbornes was recently strengthened by the arrival of 'experienced and empathetic' associate Jodi Newton. She joins a department noted for its expertise in delayed diagnosis and wrongful birth claims.

Legal 500 2022

“The stand-out solicitor is Jodi Newton,...

“The stand-out solicitor is Jodi Newton, who has a huge track record of successful clinical negligence work. She is forensic in her attention to detail, but also sees the broad sweep of strategic considerations”.

Legal 500

Insights from JodiVIEW ALL

  1. waiting
    31.8.2023

    The impact of record NHS waiting lists

    7.47 million people waiting for NHS treatment England’s NHS waiting lists have hit the highest number since 2007, reaching a record...

    Read more
  2. baby
    31.8.2023

    Hyponatraemia – Symptoms, Causes & Negligence

    What is hyponatraemia? Hyponatraemia is a condition where sodium levels fall below a certain level, which can be dangerous. All...

    Read more
  3. private hospital
    26.7.2023

    Private Healthcare Negligence

    Can you claim negligence against a private hospital? Yes – it can be a little more complicated than bringing a claim...

    Read more
  4. new born baby
    9.6.2023

    Early Notification Scheme – is it helping or failing...

    What is the Early Notification Scheme? The NHS Early Notification Scheme (“ENS”) has reached its sixth anniversary. Established in April 2017,...

    Read more
  5. The doctor looks at the x-ray
    9.11.2022

    Breast cancer screening mammograms and negligence

    Breast cancer screening has improved significantly in the UK due to research bettering the understanding of this terrible disease, which...

    Read more
  6. Pregnant woman performing cardiotocography CTG
    8.9.2022

    Poor interpretation of CTG can result in stillbirth...

    Poor interpretation of a Cardiotocograph, more commonly known as a CTG, is a leading cause of stillbirth and brain injuries...

    Read more
  7. pregnant lady
    17.2.2022

    999 Call Handlers Maternity Instructions Report

    HSIB Report on Maternity Pre-arrival Instructions from 999 Call Handlers The Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch (“HSIB”) investigate NHS maternity incidents that...

    Read more
  8. syringe
    15.12.2021

    Vaccine Related Blood Clots And Delays in Diagnosis

    Deep Vein Thrombosis, Pulmonary Embolism and Vaccine Induced Blood Clots The worldwide COVID-19 immunisation programme has been in full swing...

    Read more
  9. Doctor diagnosing patient
    12.11.2021

    Preventing lung cancer delayed diagnosis & misdiagnosis

    Lung cancer is one of the most common and serious cancers – sadly, it is often incurable. In common with other...

    Read more
  10. doctor looking at microscope
    12.2.2021

    Patient Safety Investigations

    Duty of Candour Investigating incidents that have led, or could lead to harm is an important safeguard for patient safety...

    Read more
  11. child hand
    24.7.2020

    Three-year-old girl with cerebral palsy who was given...

    A three-year-old girl with cerebral palsy who doctors thought would never walk took her first steps on day one of...

    Read more

VIEW ALL

Contact Jodi today

For a free initial conversation call 020 7485 8811

Email us Send us an email and we’ll get back to you






    Medical Negligence Accreditations

    • Times best law firm 2024
    • scil logo
    • legal 500 leading firm
    • chambers logo

    Jodi's Case StudiesVIEW ALL

    1. Surgery
      9.5.2024

      Claim Against Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust...

      Client obtains settlement after being victim of a surgical negligence Jodi Newton, Partner in our Clinical Negligence department, recently settled...

      Read more
    2. Cancer treatment in a modern medical private clinic
      21.9.2023

      Large Compensation for Delayed Laryngeal Cancer Diagnosis

      Actress receives financial award after life-changing missed cancer diagnosis. Jodi Newton acted for a client who was belatedly diagnosed with...

      Read more
    3. Fatal Medical Negligence Claim
      21.9.2023

      Delayed cervical cancer diagnosis client story

      Introduction Jodi Newton acted for a woman who died following a delayed cervical cancer diagnosis. The deceased could have been...

      Read more
    4. Fatal Medical Negligence Claim
      1.8.2023

      Compensation Claim for Fatal Bowel Injury

      Jodi Newton, a Partner in the Clinical Negligence Department at Osbornes Law, has recently settled a long running fatal medical...

      Read more
    5. child with blue paint on hands
      2.9.2022

      Mother & Baby Suffer Life-changing Injuries

      Claim after mother and baby suffered life-changing injuries during birth Jodi is acting for both mother and baby in a...

      Read more
    6. Female surgeon wearing surgical mask
      14.4.2022

      Severe abdominal pain prolonged due to failed surgery

      Jodi Newton was instructed in a claim against London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust where our client suffered serious...

      Read more
    7. Cancer treatment in a modern medical private clinic
      31.1.2022

      Melanoma misdiagnosis negligence claim

      Client’s Case of Melanoma Misdiagnosis Jodi Newton is acting for a client with a melanoma on her foot, which...

      Read more
    8. cute kid with disability playing
      27.1.2022

      Six-figure claim allows family to move home

      Six-figure compensation payment for a client Jodi Newton has secured a six-figure compensation payment for her client with cerebral palsy....

      Read more
    9. lesiones de nacimiento
      24.1.2022

      Likely settlement of £15-20 million

      A client who suffered cerebral palsy injuries at birth was awarded £200,000 as an interim payment in a claim against NHS...

      Read more
    10. girl looking through binoculars
      2.10.2021

      Cerebral Palsy Compensation Supports Rehabilitation & Housing

      Six-figure sum compensation for client with cerebral palsy Jodi achieved a six-figure sum compensation for her client with cerebral palsy....

      Read more
    11. stethescope
      8.7.2021

      Failure to prescribe anti-coagulant medication proves fatal

      Executor of the Estate of DS and another v James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust The Clinical Negligence team...

      Read more
    12. 18.5.2021

      Cerebral Palsy injuries suffered at birth likely settlement...

      A client who suffered cerebral palsy injuries at birth was awarded over £375,000 as an interim payment in a claim against...

      Read more
    13. child playing lego
      2.10.2020

      Family accept £6 million compensation

      Osbornes Law represents clients and helps families establish that errors made during pregnancy, labour or post-birth led to an avoidable...

      Read more
    14. oncology ward sign
      2.9.2020

      Cervical cancer misdiagnosis

      Cervical Cancer Misdiagnosis Dating Back Four Years Jodi Newton, clinical negligence solicitor Osbornes Law, recently settled a claim for the...

      Read more

    VIEW ALL