Professional Negligence

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Our extensive portfolio of professional negligence titles are written by experts in the field, providing market-leading advice and guidance and supported by the leading journal, Journal of Professional Negligence.

In addition, all our professional negligence titles are available as part of our Professional Negligence Law online service.

Recently Published and Soon to Publish Titles

Written by leading practitioners in the field and publishing early in 2019, the new fourth edition of Solicitors’ Liability provides a comprehensive guide to all aspects of solicitors’ negligence, liability in equity and wasted costs. The fourth edition provides invaluable guidance to the procedural aspects of bringing and defending a claim for solicitors’ negligence.

Practitioners needing expertise across fields of insurance, construction, product liability and professional liability will find our upcoming first edition of Property Damage a vital tool for their practice. This book provides a comprehensive text covering the full spectrum of issues and with numerous case law examples for practitioners to apply.

Property Professionals’ Negligence and Liability: Surveyors, Valuers. Estate Agents and Auctioneers covers a variety of topics, from general principles to specific situations – offering practical guidance to the regulatory and procedural aspects.

Written by leading practitioners, our professional negligence titles provide valuable advice and guidance. Be sure to browse our most recent and soon to publish titles available below…

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Professional Negligence Books

Property Damage

Over the last few years there has been an emerging specialism for property damage. Property damage frequently leads to losses other than the cost of repairing the damage, giving rise to disputes about the extent to which those losses can be recovered from insurers. Insurance companies have increased the number of claims they defend in court and these cases have become progressively more technical, hence the number of cases now... Read more

Solicitors’ Liability

Solicitors’ Negligence and Liability provides a comprehensive guide to all aspects of solicitors’ negligence, liability in equity and wasted costs. Written by leading practitioners in the field, it deals with a variety of topics, from general principles to specific situations, providing practical guidance to the procedural aspects of bringing and defending a claim for solicitors’ negligence. The fourth edition includes: – A new chapter on insurance law focusing on a... Read more

Property Professionals’ Negligence and Liability

Provides a comprehensive guide for those advising upon, and dealing with, the civil liability and professional discipline of valuers/surveyors, estate agents and auctioneers. Written by a leading practitioner in the field, it deals with a variety of topics, from general principles to specific situations, providing practical guidance to the regulatory and procedural aspects. The work commences with an overview of the law of professional liability insofar as that is pertinent... Read more

Accountants’ Negligence and Liability

Accounting firms can be held liable for the full amount of losses of a collapsed company even if they are only partly to blame. Accountants’ Negligence and Liability is the only title on the market to provide all the information needed fully to analyse potential liability in this field of practice. It covers statutory and non-statutory audits, tax advice, specified procedures reporting, due diligence reports and corporate finance reporting. It... Read more

Solicitors’ Negligence and Liability

Solicitors’ Negligence and Liability is the leading title on all aspects of solicitors’ liability. It is written by a team of practising lawyers who deal with claims against solicitors on a daily basis. It provides comprehensive, practical analysis on claims against solicitors in contract, tort and equity, as well as solicitors’ duties of confidentiality, limitation, contributory negligence and contribution. It also contains extensive thematic coverage of solicitors’ claims in areas... Read more