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A highly experienced litigator, Louise has acted for insurers, loss adjusters, brokers, partnerships, private and public limited companies, government bodies, self-insuring corporate entities and individuals across a broad range of work types. She has handled claims arising from the carrying out of construction and demolition works, the occupation and operation of commercial premises and leases, corporate mergers, private and equity investment schemes, projects and a wide variety of professional advice. She has also advised insurers and businesses on insurance coverage for high profile events, such as corporate mergers, sponsorship deals and sporting events. Louise began specialising in professional indemnity work in 2008 and is now most regularly instructed by insurers to defend claims against professionals, including solicitors, surveyors, accountants, financial advisers and immigration advisers.

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Scotland > Insurance > Professional negligence

(Next Generation Partners)

Louise KelsoBrodies LLP

The ‘efficient and exceptionally good value‘ professional negligence team at Brodies LLP has expertise in defendant work across sectors including real estate and construction. Jointly led by Alan Calvert in Edinburgh and Alisdair Matheson in Glasgow, the team is skilled in handling high-value disputes and claims against professional bodies including other solicitors, with specific capabilities in alternative dispute resolution. Louise Kelso has expertise in acting across a range of sectors such as financial services, construction, and education. Othe key members include experienced associate James Jerman who handles large and often sensitive multi-party disputes for clients.