Jewels Chamberlain > DWF > Liverpool, England > Lawyer Profile

DWF
5 ST PAUL'S SQUARE
OLD HALL STREET
LIVERPOOL
L3 9AE
England

Work Department

Jewels is especially known for her expertise in defending late notified claims and farmer or coerced claims. Jewels works closely with insurance and fraud clients in combating late notified and farmed claims with great success.

In addition to managing a caseload herself, she is head of a late notified team and a team of motor litigation fee earners. 

Position

Director

Career

Jewels qualified in South Africa in 1997 and practiced there in both criminal and civil law. She has been practising in the UK since 2001. Jewels has been with DWF for 10 years, previously at James Chapman & Co. in Manchester.

Languages

English and Afrikaans

Memberships

In addition to the above, Jewels is actively involved in community work. She sits on the NSPCC Corporate Board for the Liverpool service centre, is a member of the Corporate Social Responsibility Committee and a Trustee of the   DWF Charity Foundation.      

Education

University of Cape Town, Bachelor of Arts and Batchelor of Law

Lawyer Rankings

North West > Crime, fraud and licensing > Crime: general crime and fraud

DWF’s fraud and financial crime team, is recommended for acting on behalf of insurers in relation to alleged fraudulent motor and personal injury claims. Lorraine Carolan leads the team nationally, while Stuart Poole oversees the Liverpool office and is experienced in covering RTA, casualty and large loss exaggeration claims. Jewels Chamberlain co-heads the Liverpool branch, working with insurance companies in combatting spurious soft tissue and whiplash claims. The Manchester-based Colin Bushell is also noted for his work on insurance fraud.

North West > Insurance > Personal injury and clinical negligence: defendant

DWF handles complex personal injury claims on behalf of major insurers. The practice also has a niche in fraudulent personal injury claims. Ian Slater is the global head of the major injury and casualty practice area. Tom Higson leads the Manchester catastrophic injury team with expertise in brain and spine injuries, amputation, fatal accidents and chronic pain. In the Liverpool office, Jewels Chamberlain handles spurious soft tissue and whiplash claims, while Stuart Poole covers RTA, casualty and large loss exaggeration cases. Colin Bushell deals with motor and property damage matters.