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 covers recent case-law and the new rules for pleading credit hire claims.

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.

Our popular bulletins and events will keep you abreast of the latest legal developments.

This edition considers an incident at Manorbier Castle, Pembrokeshire, where the Court had to decide whether the condition of a rural footpath was dangerous and various case summaries.

This edition considers recent case-law updates as well as the increase in bereavement damages.

Our annual keynote seminar was held on Tuesday, 18 June 2019 at the Vale Resort. Speakers included Simon Evans, Peter Bennett, Amanda Evans and guest speaker, Steven Ford QC.

This edition considers an incident at Manorbier Castle, Pembrokeshire, where the Court had to decide whether the condition of a rural footpath was dangerous and case summaries relating to surveillance evidence and the perils involved with effecting service of the Claim Form. 

This edition considers recent case-law updates as well as the increase in bereavement damages.

Our annual keynote seminar was held on Tuesday, 18 June 2019 at the Vale Resort. Simon Evans considered the impact of the Civil Liability Act 2018, Peter Bennett provided a regulatory update and Amanda Evans and guest speaker, Steven Ford QC, discussed recent developments following CN v Poole BC [2019] UKSC 25.

Enquiries

Head Office

Capital Tower

Greyfriars Road

Cardiff

CF10 3AG

Tel: 07747 444 812

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