Range of clients for professional negligence advice
Top-ranked professional negligence firm Irwin Mitchell is on the panel of several legal expense insurers, and advises a range of clients from major banks to SMEs and private clients.
The 11-strong dedicated team is in a class of its own when it comes to representing claimants and has a growing focus on insurance-related claims. Recent cases have covered issues such as negligence when providing advice on planning consents and licences as well several claims against negligent solicitors. The firm also advised the world's oldest mutual insurer Equitable Life, which closed its doors to new business in 2000 after hitting problems over Guaranteed Annuity Rate policies. Another Sheffield law firm mentioned for its expertise in professional negligence cases is Taylor & Emmet.