Roger McMillan - Partner
Roger McMillan, Managing Partner and Head of the Healthcare team, attained a Business and Finance Law (Hons) degree from Brunel University in 1994. Roger was admitted to the Roll in England and Wales in June 1997, after studying at the Chester School of Law.
Following qualification, Roger joined the healthcare team at Mills & Reeve Solicitors (Birmingham). Roger subsequently joined Browne Jacobson’s healthcare team in May 2000.
Roger was admitted to the Roll in Northern Ireland in November 2001 and joined Carson McDowell’s healthcare team at that stage. Roger specialises in the defence of clinical and professional negligence claims, and in regulatory and professional discipline.
Roger is a member of the Association of Regulatory and Disciplinary Lawyers (ARDL), the Clinical Negligence Practitioners’ Group and the QBD Medical Negligence Sub-Committee.
He is ranked band 1 in the Chambers and Partners UK Guide 2020 which states: "'A true specialist,' Roger McMillan is noted for his impressive defence practice which covers clinical and dental negligence, including fatalities and failures in diagnosis."
"Roger McMillan is a prominent lawyer with considerable experience representing medical practitioners in GMC, GDC and Royal College of Physicians investigations and hearings. Clients say: 'Roger McMillan is a skilful tactician who is highly intuitive when it comes to the needs of his clients.'"