Motor

We handle a wide variety of motor claims ranging from low speed collisions to those involving catastrophic and fatal injuries. Our experienced team regularly conduct claims of the utmost complexity and severity.

Unique resolution strategies

We are instructed by prominent insurers, the emergency services and the public sector to assist them to resolve a variety of motor-related issues as well as claims. Our dedicated staff are recognised for the bespoke service to clients and the ability to develop unique resolution strategies which meet the client’s objectives.

 

Our experienced lawyers regularly advise on:

 

  • Catastrophic injuries / fatalities

  • Costs

  • Credit hire

  • Criminal prosecutions

  • Indemnity and policy coverage

  • Inquests

  • Low velocity impacts

  • Motor insurers’ bureau

  • Portal claims

  • Recoveries

Key Contact

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Partner

Simon represents motor insurers in high value and complex claims

Publications

We publish a quarterly newsletter - Headlight - to keep our clients informed of all significant developments relevant to motor insurance litigation and issues. 

This edition includes case summaries relating to costs, expert reconstruction evidence and portal claims as well as the latest changes to the Fatal Accidents Act 1976.

This edition examines case summaries regarding contempt of court, fraudulent claims, costs issues and a credit hire claim from a self-employed taxi driver.

This edition considers recent case-law regarding fundamental dishonesty, the meaning of ‘use of vehicle’ and apportioning liability for speeding.

This edition covers recent case-law in relation to the interpretation of the Road Traffic Act 1988, expert reporting practices and unidentified drivers.