Our UK practice has market leading technical experts who have been involved in some of the most far reaching test litigation to occur in this field over the last 20 years.
We are committed to adopting a structured, best value approach to its claims handling process which is enhanced by robust management process to find the best outcome for our clients. Our clients benefit from a Partner led service where quality is assured at all levels as a result of a combination of technical expertise supported by bespoke case management.
Our award winning team is recognised in top legal directories The Legal 500 and Chambers for delivering innovative strategies in handling both long-tail and short-tail claims to efficiently reduce the overall indemnity spend for our clients.
The work we do
Our client’s benefit from a Partner led service where quality is assured at all levels of service, as a result of a combination of technical expertise supported by bespoke case management systems and management information provision. The legacy team deals with all types of legacy matters including, but not restricted to: asbestos related disease, noise induced hearing loss, hand/arm vibration syndrome, upper limb disorders, class actions involving product liability, all forms of respiratory disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, abuse, cancer claims – eg lung, bladder, nasopharyngeal, chemical and other toxic agent exposure, stress, bullying and statutory harassment claims.
- Pre-litigation, including investigation and pre-action disclosure
- Post litigation
- Group litigation
- Project/strategic advice on emerging risks and legacy issues
- Global service throughout our network of offices to advise on comparative law and litigation
- Advice on government consultations
- Risk profile and IBNR analysis
- Costs advice