Nick Holgate

Nick Holgate

Position: Associate, Insurance

Office: Blackburn

Phone: 01254 662831

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Nick is an Associate in the Large Loss/Complex Claims Team at our Rutherford House, Blackburn office. He started with the firm as a Trainee Solicitor in 2008 before qualifying into the Insurance Department in 2010 and being promoted to Associate in 2014.

Nick has a wide range of experience acting for Retail Sector, Local Authority and Construction Industry clients defending Employers' liability, Public liability, road traffic accident and Product liability claims. He also has experience in handling Sports related injury cases to include football and motor racing; sports which he is particularly passionate about outside of the office!

He regularly provides training sessions to clients and has completed internal secondments with some of Forbes key Insurance clients.

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