Property damage claims can often be particularly complex and costly to insurers. Swift action is vital to ensure a cost efficient conclusion. An early assessment of the liability position is required to maximise any potential for recovery/subrogation.
Our specialist team handles contentious property damage and business interruption claims for insurers and their policyholders including corporate businesses and local authorities.
From the point of first notification onwards, we handle claims of varying complexity, involving our established network of forensic experts where necessary.
Tailored support from a leading team of legal experts
Our team has extensive knowledge and experience in dealing with a wide range of claims involving:
- Flood/water ingress
- Cavity wall insulation claims
- Pollution and contamination including asbestos removal
- Subsidence and tree roots
- Underground services
- Weather related damage
Expert advice for subrogation and recovery
Our property damage lawyers can determine whether there are prospects of subrogation and recovery from an early stage in the life cycle of the claim.
Our team is experienced in handling all manner of recoveries and subrogated claims from those which involve minor vehicle damage to those concerning multi-million pound losses involving multiple parties.
Delivering added value for property damage and recovery claims clients
We offer a wide range of value added services to our insurer clients in terms of knowledge sharing via training, E-shots and publications via the insurance press. We also arrange mock trials, JSMs and seminars, often in conjunction with experts (forensic engineers, surveyors and accountants) to ensure that our value added services have a practical approach.