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Weightmans LLP

WATERLOO HOUSE, 71 PRINCESS ROAD WEST, LEICESTER, LE1 6TR, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0116 253 9747
Fax:
Fax 0116 275 8912
DX:
719592 LEICESTER 17
Email:
Web:
www.weightmans.com

Dave Cottam

Tel:
Work 0116 242 8924
Email:
Weightmans LLP

Work Department

Large loss and technical claims.

Position

Deals exclusively with, and has a national reputation in, catastrophic personal injury claims. These claims typically involve spinal injury/ paralysis, brain injury, amputation and chronic pain. Dave handles claims arising out of motor, employers liability, public authority and police cases. He is also the client relationship partner for AIG.

Career

Trained Bramleys Solicitors, Nottingham; qualified 1990; assistant solicitor Eking Manning, partner 1994; Weightmans 1999.

Member

FOIL.

Education

Harry Carlton Comprehensive School; University of Liverpool (1988 LLB Hons).

Leisure

Family and sport.


East Midlands: Insurance

Personal injury and clinical negligence: defendant

Within: Personal injury and clinical negligence: defendant

The core areas of focus at Weightmans LLP include disease, large loss and casualty personal injury matters. Another cornerstone of the practice involves acting for the police and public authorities. Dave Cottam heads up the team, whose other clients include fire services, housing providers and education establishments. Cottam exclusively undertakes catastrophic personal injury claims, including matters involving spinal and brain injuries, paralysis, amputation and chronic pain. Also knowledgeable about catastrophic personal injury cases is Clare MalpusPaul Debney, who leads a specialist disease counter fraud team, advises local authorities, insurance companies and corporates.

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