Professional Negligence

 

What our Professional Negligence Barristers offer  

The barristers at Kings Chambers specialising in professional negligence law offer in depth advice and representation in all aspects of professional negligence and regularly deal with issues concerning loss, causation and limitation in claims against professionals including lawyers relating to the following professionals:

  • Accountants
  • Architects
  • Barristers
  • Insurance brokers
  • Financial advisers
  • Stockbrokers
  • Solicitors
  • Surveyors
  • Auditors

Professional negligence matters involve a considerable amount of work concerning the mis-selling of financial, investment and tax-saving products and schemes including products such as alternative invest markets, unregulated collective investment schemes, film schemes, environmental/eco tax saving schemes, endowment purchase schemes etc.

Chambers UK consistently recognises our specialist barristers in this field of expertise which exists at Kings Chambers.  

 

What the directories say about our Professional Negligence Barristers

The set possesses an excellent track record of handling professional negligence instructions, offering "a large range of specialist experience and expertise," according to interviewees. Members of the set regularly act in tax-related professional negligence actions against accountancy firms and IFAs, and in claims against solicitors and auditors. Recent cases handled by the barristers include Delta v Leigh Christou, a case concerning the failure of auditors to spot fraud.

Client service: "The clerks are super efficient and super professional." "All the clerks seem well motivated and well organised – it's a very reliable set to deal with." The commercial clerking is led by Gary Young.


Barristers in this practice area


Paul Chaisty QC

Paul Chaisty QC

Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | Insolvency | International and Offshore | Partnership | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation | Sport |

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Lesley Anderson QC

Lesley Anderson QC

Head of Business and Property

Arbitration | Banking and Finance | Company | Commercial Litigation | Insolvency | International and Offshore | Mediation | Partnership | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation |

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David Casement QC, FCIArb

David Casement QC, FCIArb

Head of Sport

Arbitration | Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | Insolvency | International and Offshore | Mediation | Partnership | Professional Negligence | Sport |

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Mark Harper QC

Mark Harper QC

Arbitration | Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | Insolvency | Partnership | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation | Sport |

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Andrew Singer QC

Andrew Singer QC

Deputy Head of Chambers

Arbitration | Commercial Litigation | International and Offshore | Mediation | Procurement | Professional Negligence | Technology & Construction |

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Andrew Grantham QC

Andrew Grantham QC

Arbitration | Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | International and Offshore | Partnership | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Procurement | Professional Negligence | Technology & Construction | Company |

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Louis Doyle QC

Louis Doyle QC

Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | Insolvency | International and Offshore | Partnership | Professional Negligence | Sport |

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Marcus F Daly SC

Marcus F Daly SC

Arbitration | Commercial Litigation | Company | EU and Competition Law | International and Offshore | Mediation | Partnership | Professional Negligence | Sport | Technology & Construction |

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Colm Ó hOisín SC

Colm Ó hOisín SC

Arbitration | Commercial Litigation | Company | EU and Competition Law | International and Offshore | Mediation | Partnership | Professional Negligence | Sport | Technology & Construction | Environment | Banking and Finance |

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Neil Berragan

Neil Berragan

Arbitration | Banking and Finance | Company | Insolvency | International and Offshore | Mediation | Partnership | Professional Negligence | Sport | Technology & Construction |

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Wilson Horne

Wilson Horne

Arbitration | Commercial Litigation | Procurement | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation | Technology & Construction |

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Richard Lander

Richard Lander

Banking and Finance | Company | Insolvency | Partnership | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation |

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Kelly Pennifer

Kelly Pennifer

Arbitration | Banking and Finance | Company | EU and Competition Law | International and Offshore | Partnership | Procurement | Professional Negligence | Sport | Technology & Construction |

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Matthew Hall

Matthew Hall

Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation | Court of Protection Property & Affairs |

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Martin Budworth

Martin Budworth

Arbitration | Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | Employment | International and Offshore | Partnership | Professional Negligence | Sport | Technology & Construction |

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Tina Ranales-Cotos

Tina Ranales-Cotos

Arbitration | Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | Employment | EU and Competition Law | Insolvency | Partnership | Professional Negligence | Technology & Construction |

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Eleanor Temple

Eleanor Temple

Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | Insolvency | Mediation | Partnership | Professional Negligence |

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Paul Lakin

Paul Lakin

Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Partnership | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation | Court of Protection Property & Affairs |

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Geraint Wheatley

Geraint Wheatley

Real Estate Litigation | Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Professional Negligence |

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Emily Duckworth

Emily Duckworth

Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Insolvency | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation |

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Sarah Lawrenson

Sarah Lawrenson

Arbitration | Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Mediation | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Procurement | Professional Negligence | Technology & Construction |

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Ben Harding

Ben Harding

Arbitration | Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | Insolvency | International and Offshore | Partnership | Professional Negligence | Sport | Technology & Construction |

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Richard Livingston

Richard Livingston

Clinical Negligence & Healthcare | Inquests | Occupational Disease | Serious Injury | Professional Negligence |

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Dr Nathan Smith

Dr Nathan Smith

Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | Insolvency | Partnership | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation | Technology & Construction |

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Jonathan Ward

Jonathan Ward

Arbitration | Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | International and Offshore | Professional Negligence | Technology & Construction | Sport |

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Eleanor d'Arcy

Eleanor d'Arcy

Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | Insolvency | Partnership | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation |

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Jonathan Wright

Jonathan Wright

Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | Insolvency | Partnership | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation | Technology & Construction | Arbitration |

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Aidan Reay

Aidan Reay

Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | Insolvency | Partnership | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation | Sport | Technology & Construction |

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Douglas Cochran

Douglas Cochran

Arbitration | Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | EU and Competition Law | Insolvency | Partnership | Procurement | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation | Technology & Construction |

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Chelsea Carter

Chelsea Carter

Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | Insolvency | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation |

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Nick Taylor

Nick Taylor

Banking and Finance | Company | Commercial Litigation | Insolvency | Partnership | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation | Sport | Technology & Construction |

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Gary Young

Gary Young

Chief Clerk for Business & Property, Construction, Mediation, Sports Law

Telephone: 0161 819 8801 Click to Mail
Harry Young

Harry Young

Senior Clerk for Business, Property & Litigation Funding & Costs

Telephone: 0161 819 8803 Click to Mail
Brandon Singh

Brandon Singh

Clerk for Business & Property

Telephone: 0161 819 8257 Click to Mail
Louise Barnes

Louise Barnes

Senior Leeds Clerk

Telephone: 0113 203 1141 Click to Mail
Lesley Anderson QC - "She is absolutely excellent. She's a fighter and is very very good in court as well as on paper - she's excellent all round." 
Chambers UK
Paul Chaisty QC - "He is incredibly apt in court, the best advocate and cross-examiner I've come across. He clearly commands a courtroom and is a highly cerebral street fighter." 
Chambers UK
Mark Harper QC - "He is very user-friendly and great with clients." 
Chambers UK

Neil Berragan - He is a safe pair of hands and someone you can rely on.

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