Anne who is ranked in band 1 for professional negligence in Chambers 2016, is a talented and well regarded lawyer and has built up a formidable reputation in the professional indemnity market. Anne handles a number of complex claims on behalf of the Law Society of Scotland Master Policy insurers as well as for other legal professionals and their insurers and has also represented construction professionals, accountants, financial advisers and educational institutions.
In addition to claims, Anne represents legal professionals in conduct and services complaints and has a proven track record in this area.
Anne has been noted for her impressive strategic overview of complex cases and common sense approach to claims handling. Whilst Anne frequently succeeds in using her negotiation skills to keep her clients out of court, she is a skilled and tenacious litigator when dealing with the cases which need to be fought.
Anne is the Scottish representative on FOIL's Professional Indemnity Sector Focus Group.
“The "outstanding" Anne Kentish is considered a "market leader" by sources. She is well regarded for her specialised expertise in handling claims against legal professionals with impressed sources saying: "If I were sued, I'd go to her."" Chambers 2016
“Anne has an excellent reputation in this area thanks to her deep expertise in negligence claims against legal professionals. She is frequently sought after to defend solicitors in complex negligence claims” Chambers 2015
“Anne is “delightful to work with, very intelligent, pleasant, incredibly hard working, and great at understanding clients.”” Chambers 2014