Karon Monaghan QC, Aidan O’Neill QC and Kirsten Sjovoll of Matrix are instructed in the UK Infected Blood Inquiry. Contaminated blood products caused the deaths of at least 2,800 men, women and children who subsequently contracted HIV or HCV/Hepatitis C.
Karon Monaghan QC is acting for four men who contracted HIV and HCV through contaminated blood products used in the treatment of their haemophilia. She is instructed by Cyrilia Davies Knight of Hudgells Solicitors, London, leading PhilIp Dayle at No.5 Chambers.
Aidan O’Neill and Kirsten Sjovoll act for 248 individual core participants, Haemophilia Scotland and the Scottish Infected Blood Forum. They are instructed [with Jamie Dawson of Ampersand Advocates, Edinburgh] by Patrick McGuire of Thompsons, Glasgow.
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