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Professional Negligence Department

North West
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What the team is known for Respected team that regularly advises large law firms and global architecture agencies on professional negligence matters. Well regarded for its expertise in the field of construction and its ability to advise on complex cases relating to that sector. Handles claims brought against legal professionals including barristers and arbitrators. Possesses additional knowledge of insurance coverage disputes.

Work highlights Represented JMS Consulting Engineers and its professional indemnity insurers in a claim concerning the alleged negligent design of a sewage treatment plant.

Notable practitioners


Mickaela Fox
is experienced in handling a wide array of negligence disputes involving legal professionals. Clients highlight her "forensic attention to detail, in-depth subject matter knowledge and high-quality advice."


Mike Grant
is highly experienced in defending high-value claims of negligence brought against engineers, architects and contractors. He is additionally well versed in disputes relating to insurance coverage.