We are a City of London law firm of specialist professional negligence Solicitors and Barristers. We’re experts in settling very high value contentious professional negligence disputes. We excel in dealing with complex and sensitive claims against other leading organisations. We regularly assist with legal claims against:
Instruct our Professionals to pursue your Claim
Our dual-qualified Solicitor & Barrister team assess your case at the outset. We will quickly determine the merits and prospects of the claim and then also advise you on how to obtain an optimal settlement (often on a no win no fee basis).
Qualified lawyers at the only law firm with chambers in the Middle Temple (a Barristers’ Inn of Court) in the City of London
Dedicated PNLA member specialist negligence lawyers with expertise in high value professional negligence disputes and claims
Our professional negligence solicitors and barristers offer regulated, independent & confidential legal advice
We provide results-focused legal representation to individuals and companies that have been subject to bad advice or conduct and can often act on a no win no fee basis after an initial assessment.
Our typical cases have a value of several hundred thousand pounds and our largest current case is worth in the region of £7 million and is a complex case against a large well-known London law firm.
Our experience and advice will help guide you on the ideal legal strategy to obtain optimal compensation for the loss you have suffered.
We have a specialist team of professional negligence legal experts with years of experience in negotiating with professionals, their indemnity insurers and their solicitors. We regularly represent our clients at mediations with insurers which often lead to settlement.
Where cases have to be progressed we are experienced at acting as legal representatives on negligence claims before the County Court, High Court and Court of Appeal and can take over conduct of existing claims.
We recommend that you let us, as experts, handle your matter. Here’s why:
- reduce failure risk from attempting to manage and understand complex negligence disputes or civil procedural rules and laws yourself;
- expert assistance and advice which can obtain an optimal result; and
- dedicated specialists which results in a faster solution to your problem.
Areas of Expertise:
We regularly undertake professional negligence litigation in these core areas:
Need a specialist negligence lawyer to bring a claim against a professional?
Had bad advice? Suffered financial or personal loss?
We are a specialist leading City of London law firm based in the Middle Temple Inn of Court adjacent to the Royal Courts of Justice, High Court and Court of Appeal. We specialise in bringing professional negligence claims and have years of experience in handling, resolving and settling negligence disputes and are members of the Professional Negligence Lawyers Association (PNLA).
Our City of London solicitors and barristers have market-leading experience of providing bespoke legal advice and bringing complex claims to settlement. As a leading law firm regularly featured in the news and media and with a track record of success, you can be assured that your compensation claim will proceed with precision and care.
ProNeg Litigation News
UK Professional Negligence Legal News Articles from our team:
A recent case in the High Court, before Mr Justice Mostyn in Kuznetsov, R (On the Application Of) v London Borough of Camden  EWHC 3910 (Admin), has held that a solicitor’s failure to file a statement of costs before a hearing, meant that his client was not able to recovery the costs of his litigation….
The Particulars of Claim alleged that the administrators Binder Dijker Otte (“BDO”) had failed to obtain a proper valuation for the the One Blackfriars building site, nicknamed the “Boomerang” in 2010 at an undervalue when they could and should have pursued the second objective of achieving a better result for the creditors. Joint liquidators were…
A recent High Court case in Ireland serves as reminder for professional negligence litigators in England and Wales of the importance of adducing expert evidence to substantiate allegations of negligence. The Court in Thomas Loomes Practising as Thomas Loomes & Company Solicitors v Rippington & Ors (Approved)  IEHC 237 held that the commencement of…
The Court of Appeal have handed down the highly anticipated judgement in Holt v Holley & Steer Solicitors  EWCA Civ 851 regarding a professional negligence claim bought against a law firm for their handling of a divorce matter. The case concerned when the deemed date of accrual of the cause of action was and…
Piepenbrock v Associated Newspapers  EWHC 1708 is another case concerning where and when service may occur on the Defendant’s solicitors. The facts are similar to the Court of Appeal case of Woodward v Phoenix Healthcare Distribution (which Lexlaw were instructed on). The Claimant, a litigant in person, purportedly served the Claim Form on the…
A solicitor has been fined £10,000 by the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal (SDT) after failing to advise a client on the “obvious risks” of off plan property development schemes, a common occurrence in cases of conveyancer negligence.
Professional Negligence FAQs
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