Public liability

Public liability

Kennedys has many years of experience acting for insurers, public bodies and self-insured corporate clients in relation to public liability claims throughout the world.

Kennedys has many years of experience acting for insurers, public bodies and self-insured corporate clients in relation to public liability claims throughout the world.

We handle a wide range of claims from the smallest to those of the utmost severity and are able to use our international network to assist with trans-jurisdictional issues.

Our expert team provides pragmatic, clear and commercial advice to ensure a timely and fair conclusion. 

Kennedys has an extensive track record in public liability claims litigation. We also actively encourage clients to pursue alternative dispute resolution (ADR) as a course of action in resolving disputes.

The expertise and experience of our global team includes:

  • Defending claims for personal injuries/fatal claims and property damages
  • Conducting recovery actions
  • Defending recovery actions by third party insurers
  • Managing and reporting to insurers and self-insured clients on claims arising in civil law jurisdictions, e.g. Europe, Hong Kong and Latin America
  • Advice on policy issues

Our advice and experience includes working across:

  • Central government
  • Fraud
  • Healthcare
  • Hotel and leisure
  • Personal liability
  • Public sector
  • Retail
  • Sport
  • Transport

A toolkit to support every step of the claims journey

At Kennedys we are passionate about innovation and making our clients’ lives easier. That’s why we’ve created the Kennedys Toolkit. We’ve developed a suite of innovative products that are making the legal process more transparent and straightforward.

Currently available to UK clients, our innovative claims toolkit helps our clients minimise their legal costs, ensuring they’re only using a lawyer when they really need one. For more information, please email us at toolkit@kennedyslaw.com.

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