The leading team in the professional negligence field
Our extensive international coverage and specialist knowledge of the major and emerging professions enables us to offer specialist advice from high-value to high-volume claims.
With expertise across five continents, we have the global reach to handle complex multi-jurisdictional issues, with the appropriate on the ground experience to ensure that local rules and customs are taken into account.
We have specialist teams focusing on each of the major professions, including a number of partners who specialise solely in lawyers' or accountants' liability, and are regarded as market leaders in these sectors.
Our team has expertise in complex regulatory investigations and litigation, and particularly the problems presented by parallel proceedings, as well as in relation to coverage issues, including trigger points for cover.
Our experience monitoring and handling worldwide claims means we have the necessary foundation to offer practical assistance to local counsel and in expert selection. We recognise the need for accuracy and timeliness of reserving, operating through local court systems and ensuring the optimum disposal of claims.
Our leading team of lawyers works seamlessly across the globe to provide construction professionals and their insurers with sound legal advice throughout the construction process and thereafter.
Our lawyers have extensive experience of acting for construction professionals and their insurers across all industry sectors. Our international teams work together to provide fast and effective solutions to the complex claims that clients find themselves challenged with.
Our skills include advising and defending D&B contractors, engineers, architects, project managers, surveyors and other consultants and their insurers on claims and risk management issues. We are adept at picking through multi-party disputes in order to identify the correct allocation of responsibilities.
Globally we can advise on resolving construction disputes, errors and omissions, defects claims and financial disputes as well as all aspects of construction insurance. We also advise insurers on coverage issues relating to Single Project Policies, Design & Build Insurance, Contractors All Risk, EAR, and DSU Policies.