All professionals are legally bound to exercise ‘reasonable skill and care’ when acting for their clients. However, clients are often provided with a service which falls below that standard, and the smallest of errors could lead to devastating loss. This gives rise to a claim for professional negligence.
As the injured party, a claimant could seek to recover the costs incurred to rectify the professional’s mistake, together with any consequential losses suffered as a result.
Most professionals will have the benefit of insurance. Once liability has been established, a claimant will be able to recover part or all of their loss and the costs of bringing the claim, from that insurance policy.
Our expert lawyers can advise you on the prospects of success of your claim, whilst negotiating to obtain a quick settlement on your behalf. Should the claim not be settled through negotiations or the claim is contested, our skilled lawyers will fight your corner at Court where necessary.
We advise on all aspect of professional negligence, breach of contract, misrepresentation and fraud against the following professionals:
If you are concerned about the services and/ or advice given to you by a professional, we advise you to seek legal advice as soon as practically possible. Simply email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, of complete our on-line enquiry form (at the foot of our home page) or call us on 020 7228 2020 or 020 7095 0930. Our professional negligence lawyers are happy to give you initial advice to help you understand the implications, the procedure and the best course of action.