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Personal Injury: Mainly Defendant Department

Scotland
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What the team is known for Outstanding personal injury practice with expertise in occupational disease, employers' liability, personal liability and RTAs. Active in low speed impact cases, including cases with potentially fraudulent elements. Acts for a number of well-known international companies and insurers.

Strengths One client states: "They are very approachable and offer a proactive, collaborative approach to speedy settlements."

Another notes: "The firm is extremely knowledgeable."

Work highlights Advised Resolute Management and its insured client on a high-value fatal asbestos claim.

Notable practitioners


Andrew Gilmour
represents clients in occupational disease matters, such as claims involving asbestos and hand-arm vibration syndrome.
"He has excellent client focus and provides quick responses to queries."


Frank Hughes
has expertise in employers' and public liability matters, with claims stemming from workplace accidents and working conditions. He also advises on catastrophic injury claims arising from RTAs and historic abuse claims.
"He's very approachable and always prepared to help improve my understanding of a matter."


Karen Dance
acts on employers' and public liability claims and offers particular strength in defended reparation cases. 
"She is highly thought of in the insurance industry."