Jeffrey Keeble

Jeffrey Keeble | Partner, Head of Litigation and Healthcare


Tel: 0191 204 4312

Fax: 0191 204 4310

Jeffrey is one of the most highly rated healthcare law specialists in the North of England and is ranked amongst the top clinical negligence defence practitioners in the UK by legal directory Chambers & Partners. 

He is head of Ward Hadaway’s multi-disciplinary Healthcare Unit, comprising over 50 lawyers and offering comprehensive legal advice to the Healthcare sector. 


Jeffrey has wide-ranging experience across the entire field of health law including issues relating to consent, confidentiality, children and mental health.

He acts mainly on behalf of NHS organisations, defending clinical negligence and personal injury claims against them, and has more than 25 years’ experience in the field. He also specialises in high value birth injury claims. 

Jeffrey is an experienced lecturer on clinical negligence and clinical risk management.

He is a Legal Member of the Mental Health Review Tribunal and is a Nominated Partner approved by the National Health Service Litigation Authority for both of their panels.