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DAC Beachcroft LLP

TRICORN HOUSE, 51-53 HAGLEY ROAD, BIRMINGHAM, B16 8TP, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0121 698 5200
Fax:
Fax 0121 698 5290
DX:
13057 BIRMINGHAM-1
Email:
Web:
www.dacbeachcroft.com

Elizabeth Duley

Tel:
Work 0121 698 5287
Email:
DAC BEACHCROFT LLP

Work Department

Personal injury and claims.

Position

Liz operates from the Birmingham office. She specialises in insurance litigation and personal injury work and has experience of dealing with road traffic, employers liability and public liability claims. In 2003 Liz was appointed as a senior manager to manage the day to day operation of various clients' volume litigation teams. Liz implemented new working methods, quality control procedures and team and management structures to ensure bespoke client service delivery. Liz joined the Claims Validation team in July 2009 and was responsible for operational issues across the three CVT sites. In 2011, Liz was appointed operations manager for Claims Solutions Group in Birmingham with overall responsibility for performance management, budget, recruitment and training within the location. When the firm's national Claims Solutions Group split into service lines, Liz joined the Motor Service Line and is part of the Motor Care Managment team as well as being responsible for the Birmingham Motor Team. Liz also manages various client relationships. Liz's recent experience includes: operational management; developing and implementing the DAC Beachcroft Claims Ltd iBAT (intelligence and behavioural analysis toolkit) for the Motor Service Line; the implementation of new business to ensure a tailored client service.

Career

Admitted as solicitor 1999; Beachcroft Wansbroughs (now DAC Beachcroft LLP) 1999; senior manager 2003; associate 2004; joint technical/BD manager CVT 2010; partner 2010.

Member

Law Society; Birmingham Law Society.

Education

Cardiff University (LLB Hons Law and French 2(1)); College of Law, Chester (LPC, commendation).


West Midlands: Insurance

Personal injury: defendant

Within: Personal injury: defendant

DAC Beachcroft LLP has a strong reputation in personal injury defendant work with clients that include Axa, Allianz and Aviva. Rhodri Richards is the group’s head of business development and has extensive experience in insurance and personal injury work. Sara May leads the complex and catastrophic injury team in Birmingham and is ‘very professional’ and ‘very efficient’ with ‘excellent industry knowledge’. Elizabeth Duley  is an expert in motor injury, employer’s liability and public liability claims. For some, Richard Stallard ‘is undoubtedly the leading authority on periodical payments in this area of law’ and ‘is exceptionally focused, attentive to detail and has a strong strategic sense but never forgets that the claimants are human beings’. Liz Jones regularly acts for insurers on claims stemming from motor accidents or employment and public liability. Anthony Carrington advised Aviva Insurance on a claim seeking damages for an injury which allegedly arose from a three-vehicle collision. Counter fraud specialist Jemma Lewis assisted Direct Line Group Insurance Services with three claims which were allegedly caused by a road traffic accident.

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