On 14 May, the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Insurance and Financial Services heard from Kennedys and a number of defendant organisations on the cost of personal injury claims to the UK.
Claire Bushen joins our Manchester office from DAC Beachcroft, where she was a partner.
Focusing on what a 'hypothetical claimant' does with his damages when setting the Discount Rate "is to ignore the reality and is misleading", Kennedys has told the Government.
Compensators need to ensure the UK Government is aware of all the evidence when considering any possible changes to the Discount Rate.
We are delighted to welcome David McKie who joins as a partner in our London insurance division to strengthen the London element of our international marine practice.
We are pleased to announce the promotion of six solicitors to partner within our global partnership as of 1 May 2013.