Causation & Quantum

The second article explores causation and quantum issues that are likely to arise in Covid-19 related business interruption insurance disputes.


This first article describes very briefly the nature of business interruption insurance and then considers the first issue arising: is the cover engaged.

The Settlement Process

The Seventh issue, by Henry Bankes-Jones, explores how any Medical Negligence or Personal Injury Claim in a Professional Negligence context, whether lost or under-settled, is always contingent upon supportive expert evidence, as well as what a Claimant “would have done” but for the negligence.


The sixth issue, by David Jukes, provides an overview of the proper management of costs and costs risks as an essential part of a personal injury practitioners’ toolkit.


The fifth issue, by Thomas Crockett, explores how questions of limitation in underlying clinical negligence or personal injury cases are frequently the subject matter for consequent professional indemnity litigation.

Documentary and Witness Evidence

The fourth issue, by Nicholas Pilsbury, provides a rough guide to Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence (and how it goes wrong) for Professional Indemnity Lawyers.

Under-settlement and Quantum

The third issue, by Thomas Crockett, provides a rough guide to Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence Litigation for Professional Indemnity Lawyers.

Expert Evidence

The second issue, by Nicholas Pilsbury, considers which expert to instruct and when, coordinating and assessing expert evidence and funding.