Insurance Claims

Our Claims Handling Team has particular expertise in dealing with claims against local authorities. We understand and work to minimise the impact of insurance liability claims for public bodies

Defending public interest

We bring technical excellence and sector knowledge to represent and advise local authorities, councils and public sector organisations. We work on insurance claim cases such as failure to educate, vehicle or property damage and defamation made against a public body.


Our expert litigators will act quickly and consult from the outset to produce a considered plan of action that ensures a swift and effective conclusion for our clients. Our knowledgeable team members have experience in all areas of commercial law and represent the country’s largest city and county councils in multi-million pound claims.

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Michelle Campbell

Michelle Campbell

Dispute Resolution and Employment - Supervising Associate

Michelle specialises in acting for local authorities in claims including claims of historic child sexual abuse, data breach, industrial disease/employers liability and highways claims. Michelle was the lead Solicitor in the case of Woodland which went to the Supreme Court and dealt with non delegable duties of schools to pupils...

Tracy Davies

Tracy Davies

Personal Injury and Civil Litigation - Solicitor

Tracy specialises in personal injury litigation.  Tracy has extensive experience in working for individual clients and on behalf of major household and motor insurers dealing with a wide range of issues, advising on the merits and value of a claim to conducting and completing Court proceedings.  Tracy advises and acts on ...

Contact Us

To find out how we can help you and your organisation, please get in touch by phone or email.

Our legal helpline (available to subscribers only) operates between 9.00am and 5.15pm. Contact us on: 0333 013 9993. Or if you want to subscribe please call: 0333 013 2305.

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