This unit comprises of highly experienced lawyers with expertise including the following areas:
We recognise that Occupational disease litigation is different from personal injury litigation and our team of specialists has wide ranging experience of dealing with all types of claims. We are aware of the need to adapt and respond to the ever changing challenges and developments in this area of work.
Our clients include major insurers, loss adjusters, Lloyds syndicates, national retailers and public bodies.
Our team has strong links with specialist Counsel and medical and liability experts.
Chambers Guide 2011 says that Forbes is "noted for its handling of disease claims" and that the firm "is particularly strong with regard to mesothelioma claims".
For further information contact Chris Booth.
14 Aug 2018
John Myles, a Partner in Forbes Solicitors' Insurance department has become the new President of Blackburn…
With 'extensive knowledge' that 'inspires confidence', the department at Forbes is led by managing partner Martin Crabtree.
2014 edition Legal 500
Forbes is "absolutely fantastic - nothing is too much trouble".
2011 edition Legal 500
The Team "Deliver a consistently high quality service across the board"
2010 Edition Chambers UK
It is easy to support organisations that I have complete confidence in. Excellent, fast, straight to the point work, no procrastination, which in turn means no racking up of fees.
Liability Operations Manager
During the ten years I have experienced with Forbes I have always without exception received a first class service.
Metropolitan Borough Council
You won the Tender based on talent and quality.
- report following successful tender for a Metropolitan Borough Council
I owe you and your colleagues a lot. I appreciate all the assistance you and Forbes have offered me both professionally and personally.