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Karen Pollock

Professional Negligence, Dispute Resolution (Commercial Litigation), Construction Disputes

Karen has over 25 years’ experience in handling professional negligence claims for claimants.

With a background in defending such claims, she is well-placed to understand the process and strategic options open to both sides which gives her clients a clear 360 degree view of all aspects of the case and its direction.

Karen has over 25 years’ experience in handling professional negligence claims for claimants. With a background in defending such claims, she is well-placed to understand the process and strategic options open to both sides which gives her clients a clear 360 degree view of all aspects of the case and its direction.

Karen’s specialisms are professional negligence claims against professionals such as solicitors, valuers, architects and engineers. She also has a wealth of experience in general commercial claims and specifically landlord and tenant and property claims.

 

Karen works with teams on the cases that demand added resource and also offers a service which puts her front and centre of the work rather than behind her team.

She believes in the importance of walking in the client’s shoes and offering a service which centres on simple but vital principles of easy and open lines of communication with clear and commercial advice.

  • Defending an Executor against a claim for breach of duty in the disposition of estate assets
  • Acting for beneficiaries in a negligence claim against professional Executors
  • Acting for a small developer in a negligence claim against its architects
  • Acting for a cohabitee in a claim against a financial adviser for the misplacing of life insurance
  • Acting for insurers in a recovery action following oil leak into subfloor of West End commercial premises
  • 2009 - Present - Lawyer, Cubism Law
  • 1989 - 2009 - Partner, insurance department, Reynolds Porter Chamberlain