3PB has an enviable reputation for its Professional Negligence expertise. The strength and depth of our team ensures we can offer Counsel with specific experience across a broad range of areas.
We advise and represent clients in litigious and non-contentious disputes including but not limited to, actions against professionals for breach of Contract, trust and Fiduciary duty. We are regularly instructed in complex, high value commercial disputes by large insurers, companies, corporate law firms and professionals alike, in addition to advising private individuals on smaller fast track or small claim disputes.
Irrespective of the value of claim and source of instructions, members work closely with their Instructing Solicitors and clients to ensure the best possible conclusion.
Our clerks have an excellent understanding and knowledge of the specialisms of the Members of Chambers and are readily available to advise on appropriate Counsel and to discuss fees involved.
Areas of Negligence include:
Members are instructed by prosecuting bodies and professionals to advise and represent parties at professional disciplinary tribunals, any subsequent appeals and Judicial reviews.
Professional Bodies include:
Members of Chambers have written and lectured extensively on professional negligence and related topics. Nicholas Braslavsky contributes regularly to conferences on clinical negligence and procedure. Graham Wood is co-author of Bingham’s Negligence Cases and lectures frequently on civil law matters. Peter Jennings has written on civil procedure and is an editor and author of Facts and Figures: Professional Negligence Bar Association Tables for the Calculation of Damages. Christopher Whelan is a regular contributor to academic and professional journals on clinical negligence and on solicitors' negligence and insurance and has written or edited six books, including The Law and Economics of Professional Liability Insurance (special issues of the Geneva Papers on risk and insurance).
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