Professional Negligence & Indemnity Barristers

"They provide London quality of clerking, client service and commercial awareness at regional prices. No one else in the region comes close."
Chambers UK 2014

Guildhall Chambers offers expertise in all areas of professional negligence and indemnity law.

Our barristers have experience and directory acclaim for work carried out for or against professionals in respect of negligence, breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty and breach of trust. Some areas require specialist knowledge such as financial services or insolvency which the team is able to provide. Many members of the team are published having produced leading text books to written articles and seminars.

This is not just a Bristol and South-West offering. We act against solicitors and barristers from Manchester to London but provide flexible and competitive rates. The team have appeared at all levels of the court system from the Supreme Court to the County Court, where a considerable amount of work is done.

Our Expertise

We provide the whole range of service from specialist advice, drafting to representation for both claimants and defendants / insurers in relation to the full range of professional advisers, including:

  • Accountants, including insolvency practitioners and auditors
  • Construction professionals
  • Financial advisers, bankers and insurance brokers
  • IT professionals and patent agents/trademark attorneys
  • Solicitors and barristers
  • Surveyors, valuers and mortgage lenders
  • Disciplinary and regulatory work

Our Clients

  • Individual claimants and defendants, whether privately funded or funded by legal aid or trade unions
  • Legal Expenses Insurers
  • Group claimants
  • Major insurance companies and Lloyds underwriters

We also undertake CFAs and licensed access.