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KING'S HOUSE, 42 KING STREET WEST, MANCHESTER, M3 2NU, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0161 236 2002
Fax:
Fax 0161 832 7956
DX:
14302 MANCHESTER-1
Email:
Web:
www.blmlaw.com

Raymond Southern

Tel:
Work 0161 838 6708
Email:
BLM

Work Department

Personal injury and fraud.

Position

Raymond is a partner with extensive experience in defendant personal injury law; motor/EL/PL. He spent 10 years in the Royal Air Force, as an electronic engineer, before joining the legal profession. Raymond is an operational partner in BLM’s fraud unit covering a wide range of fraud issues. He advises regularly on both policyholder fraud and recovery. He has acted for most leading insurance companies and co-ordinated investigations into large fraud rings co-ordinating police complaints under the ACPO guidelines, liaising the Insurance Fraud Bureau; Solicitors Regulation Authority and other enforcement agencies.

Career

Ten years Royal Air Force; qualified barrister; qualified solicitor; solicitor Royal & Sun Alliance; partner BLM 2006.

Member

FOIL; IFIG.

Education

Keele University (Law and International Politics Joint Hons); Barrister at Law (1997); requalified as a solicitor 2001.


North West: Crime, fraud and licensing

Crime: fraud

Within: Crime: fraud

BLM  has considerable claims fraud expertise in the insurance sector and also supports its corporate clients in tackling issues of fraud. Raymond Southern manages a team of lawyers that specialises in the defence of fraudulent insurance claims and regularly acts for the top ten insurance companies and leading corporate businesses. Naomi Grant  covers all aspects of motor claims fraud, including cross-industry fraud investigations. Grant also has experience of dealing with home policy fraud claims and casualty claims. The team acts for some household names such as Allianz Insurance, QBE Insurance, Ageas Insurance and LV.

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