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Professional Negligence

Professional Negligence


Claimant - There are times when professionals let their clients down by poor advice, inadequate project management or by missing a time limit. We have a dedicated professional liability team familiar with the fields of service in which many professionals work and who can help you get to the bottom of what has gone wrong, recover financial compensation where there is a case for it or otherwise find ways of putting things right.

Defendant - We also represent companies and firms faced with claims of professional negligence, or of breaching the rules of conduct governing their professional responsibilities. We appreciate how stressful and distracting such claims can be, and understand the detrimental effect they can have on the business. Our experienced litigation lawyers can help you to navigate through the difficulties associated with such claims, including the insurance aspects involved.

Protecting your interests is our priority.

Examples of professional liability cases we have handled, include: Patent & Trademark attorneys, Accountants, Solicitors and Barristers, IT consultants, Tax advisers and Investment Managers.

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Latest testimonials

extremely helpful and accessible at every level
Chambers & Partners 2018

Latest testimonials

"The Solicitors dealing with our case have all provided an excellent standard of work and high level of expertise in bringing a long and complex case to a conclusion. Many thanks to you all."
Miss K

"Tiffany Benson was entirely professional and efficient in her handling of a difficult situation I found myself in trying to deal with another firm of Solicitors. Her approach was direct and supportive and she always kept me up to date with each step. I would have no hesitation in recommending Tiffany."
Miss S

"We found Hewitsons helpful and informative in our initial discussions, with costs and benefits of various approaches made clear. Once engaged, they were proactive and kept us well informed of progress. Although our particular claim was reasonably complex, it was pursued rigorously, and with a very satisfactory outcome".
Ms N

Latest testimonials

"Barbara Judkins was very professional, efficient and thorough in acting for us. She took particular care in understanding the detail of our case. Refreshingly these days, she was ready to recommend a course of action to us and to set out all the matters that required our consideration."
Client Testimonial, Legal 500 2020

"Barbara Judkins proved invaluable in fighting my corner for me in a very personable and effective style."
Client Testimonial, Legal 500 2020

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