Carole Spiller > Weightmans LLP > Manchester, England > Lawyer Profile

Weightmans LLP
No 1 Spinningfields
Hardman Square
M3 3EB


 Carole has specialised in commercial litigation since qualification in 1996. She has handled a wide range of commercial disputes in that time but now specialises in professional negligence claims particularly on behalf on various licenced conveyancers and their insurers, high value property damage and product liability claims, recoveries work, policy coverage issues and complex contractual disputes. She acts mainly for insurers, individuals, and a variety of large organisations including SMEs and PLCs. She is well regarded for injunctions and has extensive court and ADR experience, particularly mediation.
 Carole joined Weightmans in February 2007 and now manages the 14 strong CDR team who have been Finalists in The Litigation Team of the Year at Manchester Legal Awards in 2014 and 2015.
 Carole is recommended in The Legal 500.

Lawyer Rankings

North West > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation: Manchester

Weightmans LLP‘s ‘exemplary‘ team is noted for its ‘unique ability to adapt and pivot in any situation‘. Manchester office head Carole Spiller brings a particular expertise in professional negligence claims to her role. Corporates, owner-managed businesses, companies, entrepreneurs and high-net-worth individuals particularly value Damian Carter‘s provision of ‘a cool head in a crisis‘, while Richard Corran is singled out by one client for his capacity ‘to get the best possible outcome in any given situation‘. In May 2021, the group was further strengthened by the arrival of principal associate Victoria Brickell, formerly of DAC Beachcroft LLP.