Darren White

Partner / Head of the Clinical Negligence Department

Darren has over 15 years’ experience in dealing with clinical negligence and personal injury claims with particular expertise in cases involving catastrophic injury arising from road traffic accidents, accidents at work and public liability accidents. Darren also has considerable experience dealing with fatal accident claims and Inquests.

Darren has handled many claims involving very complex liability and valuation issues.

Darren specialises in clinical negligence claims and heads the firm’s Clinical Negligence Department . The type of claims Darren deal with include claims against hospitals, GP’s, dentists, surgeons, physiotherapists and other treatment specialists for;

  • Birthing injuries
  • Delayed diagnosis
  • Misdiagnosis
  • Prescription errors
  • Negligent surgery
  • Negligent treatment
  • Errors resulting in death
  • Hospital acquired infections
  • Negligent care
  • Cosmetic Surgery claims
  • Making a complaint to a hospital, doctor etc regarding poor surgery/ treatment / care either as a pre-cursor to a claim or separately
  • Claims for pressure sores acquired whilst in hospital
  • Inquests
  • Negligent maxilla-facial surgery
  • Delayed diagnosis and treatment of meningitis and meningococcal septicaemia
  • Delayed diagnosis and treatment of deep vein thrombosis / pulmonary embolism

Prior to becoming a Solicitor, Darren was a barrister specialising in injury claims. He has acted for clients both locally and nationwide and is passionate about ensuring the highest client care is provided to his clients.

Darren is extremely approachable, friendly and understanding and fights to ensure that his clients get the maximum compensation that they are entitled to as a result of the clinical negligence they have suffered.

Darren also has Higher Rights of Audience, meaning he can act as an Advocate in all levels of the Courts in England and Wales.

Darren is a member of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL).




“outstanding help and assistance…received from Dunn & Baker during a recent medical issue”

Received via our Client Feedback Questionnaire – (February 2017)



“The level of service I received throughout my claim was of the highest level of professionalism  All my dealings with all members of the staff was friendly and helpful.”

Received via our Client Feedback Questionnaire – (January 2017)



“I was treated courteously at all times and we ended up with the best result… thank you for all your work on my behalf.”

Mrs L, Cullompton (December 2016)