Naomi Grant > BLM > Manchester, England > Lawyer Profile

BLM
KING'S HOUSE
42 KING STREET WEST
MANCHESTER
M3 2NU
England
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Work Department

Fraud.

Position

Naomi is a partner in the fraud team with expertise in dealing with all aspects of motor claims fraud, including cross-industry fraud investigations. She also has experience of dealing with home policy fraud claims. She is regularly instructed to advise insurers on policy indemnity issues and regulatory matters that arise in relation to fraud claims. In addition, she provides client training on fraud awareness and identification, indemnity matters and civil procedure. Naomi supervises and manages a team of legal staff who primarily act for leading insurers on a wide range of litigated matters and disputes.

Career

Trained Simkins Solicitors, Baldock, Hertfordshire; qualified 1999; matrimonial lawyer, also dealing with claimant personal injury work; changed to defendant litigation; specialist claims unit, Keoghs 2003; Berrymans Lace Mawer 2006; partner 2010.

Memberships

FOIL.

Education

Thames Valley University (1995 LLB Hons German Law and Language 2.1); College of Law, York (1996 LPC with Commendation).

Leisure

Running (member of Sale Harriers); scuba diving.

Lawyer Rankings

West Midlands > Crime, fraud and licensing > General crime and fraud

The fraud practice group at BLM has a wealth of experience in handling claims in the insurance sector. It has also been developing niche expertise in advising tour operators on unconfirmed sickness claims and has been dealing with a significant number of potentially fraudulent cavity wall insulation claims. Head of the practice group Sarah Hill is adept at dealing with large-scale organised fraud and high-value exaggerated fraud cases. Daniel Thomas represents insurance companies dealing with staged and contrived accident and fraudulent exaggeration cases while Naomi Grant covers all aspects of motor claims fraud.