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Accident and health

With our Accident and Health team, you'll benefit from exceptional knowledge of insurance and extensive medicolegal experience.

We've developed our expertise in this area through our renowned personal injury practice.

Comprising form-drafting, coverage advice, investigations, analysis of medical records and instruction of medicolegal experts, our accident and heath offering is full and comprehensive. We provide arbitration and litigation and can instruct and monitor overseas lawyers on your behalf, either directly or through reinsurance.

We also provide audit and inspection services for reinsurance, binding authority and coverholder business.

Where we need to work alongside lawyers in other jurisdictions, we call upon our international best friend network of law firms to provide local expertise. This helps us ensure we find the right local lawyer for the job thereby keeping cost and indemnity spend down.

 

 

 

Examples of work

Acting for firms and individuals in managing proceedings before the FRC

Acting for a top 10 accountancy firm in multi-million-pound High Court proceedings relating to tax and audit services

Defending accountancy firms and other professionals involved in advising on tax avoidance schemes

Acting for a leading actuarial firm defending a claim in respect of alleged miscalculation of pension benefits

Resolving a multi-party dispute relating to pension accrual errors between a pension scheme and several trustee and adviser firms

Defending an accountancy firm in a claim relating to alleged negligence in the audit of a Chinese company listed on the Toronto stock exchange