18 December, 2014
The Large Loss Department at Forbes has been further bolstered by the appointment of Partner John Myles.
John joins the complex claims unit in the Insurance Department and will specifically focus on defending historic child abuse cases against local authorities. He has over 30 years experience in litigation and was previously a Partner in the Personal Injury Department at Forbes Solicitors.
The Large Loss team attracts work from major insurers, loss adjusters, Lloyds syndicates, public bodies and national retailers.
On his appointment John comments, "I have significant experience in both Claimant and Defendant Personal Injury matters, which I believe gives me a unique perspective now I have joined the Large Loss Team. I look forward to assisting with and being part of the teams' continued excellent service and growth "
Kella Bowers, Partner in the Large Loss Department, comments, "We are thrilled that John has joined the Large Loss team, his experience and enthusiasm are a welcome addition to a team that is continuing to develop and grow. This is further evidence of our commitment to this area of work and of our intention to continue to provide excellent levels of service for clients dealing with complex and emotive issues. "
His appointment follows the recent promotion of Kella Bowers to Partner in the Department.