What can Niall do for you?
Niall is head of the Manchester office and also runs the Manchester insurance team. He defends claims of professional negligence against many professions, but most often for lawyers. Niall often deals with issues of professional discipline, as well as coverage issues for insurers.
Supporting your ambitions
For insured clients, Niall's role is to resolve claims against them. Ideally to defend or dismiss them but sometimes is it necessary to reach a justified and sensible resolution, often whilst maintaining their own professional relationship. The key is to do so quickly, and sometimes quietly.
He has recently had claims dismissed against solicitors, barristers and estate agents including before the Court of Appeal.
Niall deals with coverage issues efficiently and effectively, taking the points necessary to achieve the outcome they need.
What do others say?
"inspires confidence; he can spot a good point a mile off and has an extraordinary ability to distil a complex case to its core elements. He then produces a very swift and instinctive answer on how best to achieve the client’s strategic goals" Legal 500 2019
What else should you know?
Niall enjoys cycling, although he is very slow. Niall has been trying Jiu Jitsu for some years and has a Brown Belt. Niall is married with two boys who are at an age where they know far more than he does!