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BTO Solicitors LLP

48 ST VINCENT STREET, GLASGOW, G2 5HS, SCOTLAND
Tel:
Work 0141 221 8012
Fax:
Fax 0141 221 7803
DX:
GW96 GLASGOW
Email:
Web:
www.bto.co.uk
Edinburgh, Glasgow

Angus Crawford

Tel:
Work 0141 221 8012
Email:
BTO Solicitors LLP

Work Department

Insurance

Position

Partner

Angus specialises in providing advice to insurers and commercial clients in respect of litigated matters, and non-contentious contract drafting and negotiation.

He has extensive litigation expertise covering: high value and complex claims, construction and engineering property damage claims, contractual disputes, oil and gas claims, transport claims, product liability claims, policy coverage/determination, injunctive relief, environmental claims, business interruption claims, and cross-border litigation in European and North American jurisdictions.

Angus has run a number of bespoke recovery schemes for insurer clients. The schemes have been very successful in maximising the monies recovered in as short a time frame as possible.

Having practiced in England for many years before qualifying in Scots law to join BTO, Angus is triple qualified and deals with English and Northern Irish cases as required.

He is also an accredited mediator and experienced in using mediation as an effective means of dispute resolution.

Career

Partner BTO Solicitors LLP (2014 - present); Trained at Ivesons Solicitors, Hull; Qualified 1998.

Languages

English.

Education

Liverpool John Moores University LLB Hons Degree

Leisure

Family, swimming, cycling and hill walking.


Scotland: Real estate

Property litigation

Within: Property litigation

BTO Solicitors LLP, which fields six solicitor advocates, undertakes a comprehensive range of property disputes for insurance companies, property developers, property managers, registered social landlords and housebuilders, among others. David Young was the lead adviser to ELB Securities Limited (the owner of commercial premises on Buchanan Street in Glasgow) on a case which is the leading authority on the status of property disclaimed by the Crown during a time when a company has been struck off the register of companies. Bill Speirs, Jilly Petrie and others are acting for a large insurance company in a claim by William Grant & Sons, which arose from the collapse of the roofs of its warehouses as a result of heavy snowfalls in 2009 and 2010. Grant Hunter and Graeme Kelly are advising Pendragon Plc on a compensation claim at the Lands Tribunal, which relates to a CPO by Glasgow City Council to build a link road though the client's commercial premises in the east end of Glasgow. Mark Morton leads the team, which also includes consultant Robin Macpherson and Angus Crawford. Associates Mark McCluskie, Michael Collins and Jamie Reekie are also recommended. Tony Jones QC departed for Brodies LLP.

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