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Professional Negligence

An ever-changing and fast growing area of the law, we make it our business to keep on top of all the latest developments to help protect our clients when previous professional advisers get things wrong. We understand the importance of your business’s reputation, the need for swift resolutions and a professional and diligent approach to what can be very sensitive issues.

We specialise in helping with professional negligence disputes involving:

  • Financial institutions (including financial advisers, fidelity and white collar crime)
  • Accountants
  • Surveyors
  • Insurance brokers
  • Construction companies, engineers and architects
  • Solicitors

Our specialist team acts for claimants and defendants, including multinational corporations, insurers and top 10 accountancy firms. We’re also here to help high street practices and small business too and give everyone the same commitment and thorough work practices to resolve disputes as quickly and as fairly as we can.

cHAMBERS AND PARTNERS UK 2018

Chambers and Partners UK 2018 Leading firm

What the team is known for Frequently acts for claimants, representing both corporate and private clients in claims against lawyers and surveyors. Specialist areas include marine surveyors’ negligence and a growing presence acting on claims against accountants and IFAs relating to tax schemes.

Strengths Sources state: “The information needed is set out clearly and they take a sensible commercial approach which is not unduly aggressive but sufficiently robust.”

THE LEGAL 500 uk

Legal 500 Leading Firm uk 2017
Lester Aldridge LLP advises mostly claimants on both traditional professional negligence claims, such as claims against solicitors, accountants, independent financial advisers and surveyors, and on niche areas such as marine surveyor’s negligence.

Latest News & Blogs

chambers uk 2018
Nov
2017

Independent legal directory Chambers UK has launched its 2018 edition and leading law firm Lester Aldridge once again has achieved top rankings.

Fixed costs litigation
Nov
2017

The judge responsible for the overhaul of costs in civil litigation in 2013, has now suggested that fixed recoverable costs be extended in many cases, in all likelihood after Brexit.

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