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Mills & Reeve LLP

78-84 COLMORE ROW, BIRMINGHAM, B3 2AB, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0344 880 2666
DX:
707290 BIRMINGHAM 65
Web:
www.mills-reeve.com

Angus Turner

Tel:
Work 0121 456 8283
Email:
Mills & Reeve LLP

Work Department

Insurance (professional indemnity).

Position

Angus has been a partner since 2000, having qualified with Mills & Reeve in 1995. He is recognised by the legal directories, and clients, as a leader in his field and specialises in acting on professional indemnity claims against law firms, as well as advising insurers on policy response. Of particular significance in 2013/14 has been the receipt of instructions on claims for over £20m concerning various corporate transactions, as well as a number of successes at trail. Angus heads up the firm’s lawyers’ professional risk sector, and is also an accredited mediator.

Career

Trainee solicitor Mills & Reeve 1993-95; solicitor 1995-2000; partner and team leader 2000 to date.

Member

Birmingham Law Society.

Education

St Edward s School, Oxford; University of Southampton (1992 2:1 LLB Law).

Leisure

Football, golf, tennis.


West Midlands: Insurance

Professional negligence

Within: Leading individuals

Angus Turner - Mills & Reeve LLP

Within: Professional negligence

The 'excellent' Mills & Reeve LLP  is 'commercially minded' and 'unafraid to take on the fight when necessary'. The firm is led by the trio of Angus Turner, Neil Frankland and David Gooding. Turner specialises in solicitors’ negligence claims and is 'highly respected in the professional indemnity market' and 'consequently carries weight in mediations'. Frankland  is an expert in construction and brokers negligence claims. Gooding has extensive experience in defending solicitors negligence claims, and is 'a real leader in big litigation' and 'is focused on getting the best result whether by way of settlement or litigation'.  Also recommended is Sarah Trendell-Smyth, who focuses on claims against lawyers and loss adjusters, and is 'brilliantly well prepared', 'a great communicator' and 'robust at just the right moments'.

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