Praise for BL Claims Solicitors specialists in Legal 500 listings

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BL Claims Solicitors specialise in personal injury, clinical negligence and travel claims, providing our clients with hands-on support, nationally.

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Specialists at BL Claims Solicitors have been named as among the best in their profession in the 2016 edition of the prestigious Legal 500 directory.

The directory, just published, reviews the strengths of lawyers across the UK and recommends them based on how they are seen by clients and their peers.

BL Claims Solicitors specialises in areas from industrial disease through to child abuse claims. The firm’s clinical negligence and personal injury teams are placed in the directory’s top category with a Tier 1 listing.

The directory highlights BL Claims partner Daniel Scognamiglio, head of the firm’s travel claims team, as a leading individual – the highest accolade it can give. Associate Lauren Haas, also from the travel team is noted as  ‘a safe pair of hands’.

The directory notes that the “outstanding” personal injury specialist David Healy, who is head of BL Claims, has a “wealth of experience and sound technical skills.  His colleague in the personal injury team, senior associate James Wood, is also listed.

Malcolm Johnson, also a senior associate in the personal injury team, is highlighted, particularly for his specialism in child abuse cases.

Dr John White, a BL Claims partner who leads the firm’s clinical negligence practice, is recommended and noted for his “instinct for identifying and exploiting the weaknesses in the other side’s case”.

Kym Provan, a partner in the clinical negligence team, is described as “tenacious” and an “excellent litigator” while Ruth Powell, a senior associate in the team, is highlighted for her “notable experience in cerebral palsy, maternal injury and plastic surgery related claims”.

““We take great pride in our Legal 500 listings because of the way they are compiled from feedback from our peers, and in particular from our clients. Our philosophy of ‘expertise with empathy’ forms the cornerstone of everything we do, so we are delighted to see this reflected in what clients are saying about us."”

David Healy Partner, BL Claims

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