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What the team is known for Well-regarded team with significant expertise in commercial and regulatory matters in the travel sector. Frequently assists clients with M&A transactions and contract negotiations, as well as issues concerning ATOL regulations. Also adept at assisting claimants in relation to injuries sustained abroad, with a focus on road traffic accidents.
Strengths"They are technical experts with wide commercial experience," one client remarks, adding: "No question is ever too small or too big for them to lend their support."
Work highlights Assisted Ickenham Travel with various aspects of the sale of Travel Direct to Reed & Mackay, including ABTA licensing issues.
Advised a claimant who had suffered several fractures as a result of a road traffic accident in France.
Daniel Scognamiglio has a broad practice encompassing both claimant and defendant work. He primarily handles RTA claims and ski accident cases for individual claimants and travel insurers. Interviewees remark that he is "good at cutting through large amounts of material and putting things simply."
Eleanor Armstrong is a respected associate in the travel space, with a notable strength in representing claimants who have suffered serious injuries abroad. One impressed interviewee describes her as "a pragmatic operator who is very easy to work with and very experienced in the area."
Ian Skuse is recognised for his representation of airlines, tour operators and travel agents. He is particularly adept at advising clients on commercial contracts and regulatory issues, as well as the acquisition of travel companies. Interviewees describe him as a "thorough and knowledgeable lawyer."