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STUART ISAACS QC

Call: 1975    QC: 1991

+44 (0)20 7306 0102sisaacs@wilberforce.co.uk

Professional Liability

He has extensive experience of professional indemnity disputes, having acted throughout his career as counsel both for and against a variety of professionals, including solicitors, architects, surveyors, accountants, auditors, valuers and consulting engineers. By way of illustration:

  • Has advised accountants in relation to potential claims arising out of failed film finance schemes.
  • Represented an electricity generation company against geotechnical experts for negligence in the construction of a tunnel at a hydroelectric plant in Panama.
  • Defended insurance brokers in professional negligence claims concerning the placement of insurance and reinsurance cover.

As a Deputy Judge of the High Court, has tried several professional indemnity claims.

As an arbitrator, has decided professional negligence claims concerning solicitors, accountant and other professionals. And as counsel in arbitration proceedings in Singapore and Hong Kong has represented professionals in various disciplines.