Professional negligence - Recommendations
"Crown Office Chambers is 'rated very highly for professional negligence', and has 'a strong array of experts'. Key highlights for members included appearing in the high-profile case Woolfe, Collyer Bristow LLP v Lockton International & others, and Roy Parker v Freeth Cartwright Solicitors, regarding solicitors' negligence."
Legal 500 2014, Leading Set for Professional Negligence
"The members here are known for their strength in insurance and construction cases, and are very good on coverage and recovery issues. They are often instructed on behalf of professional indemnity insurers and involve themselves in substantial pieces of litigation. Recent cases handled include Cadbury v ADT, the MMR litigation and the Collyer Bristow litigation. Commentators are quick to point out that the set 'has some excellent leaders'. 'All the barristers are highly approachable and keen to be part of a team.'
Chambers UK 2014, Leading Set for Professional Negligence
Legal 500 2013, Leading Set for Professional Negligence
"Crown Office Chambers has highly experienced individuals who are no strangers to high-profile claims. The set offers expertise across the board in terms of professional negligence work, but maintains a notable focus on insurance and construction-related cases, areas in which its pedigree is undoubted. Those who instruct this set draw attention to the "very powerful individuals" housed here whose knowledge and experience are considerable."
Chambers UK 2013, Leading Set for Professional Negligence
"Crown Office Chambers is ‘a fantastic choice for professional negligence work’."
Legal 500 2012, Leading Set for Professional Negligence
"The team of barristers at Crown Office Chambers is able to handle the full range of professional negligence work, including claims against construction professionals, solicitors and brokers. The team's expertise in general insurance provides a very useful underpinning for its professional negligence work. The 'engaged and responsive' clerks were picked out for particular praise: 'They are very easy to work with, knowledgeable, user-friendly and flexible,' say solicitors."
Chambers UK 2012, Leading Set for Professional Negligence
"an efficient set that is pleasant to deal with"
Legal 500 2011, Leading Set for Professional Negligence