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What is Professional Negligence?

A professional negligence claim arises from a breach of the duty of care between a professional and their client. The duty of care is the duty owed by all professionals to act with reasonable care and skill when carrying out their work for the client. At Specters, we have a wealth of experience dealing with negligence claims in the following areas:

Can I make a claim?

When you deal with a professional, you are entitled to expect a reasonable standard of work quality. Mistakes can and do happen, and not all mistakes are negligent. However, if you feel that you have received particularly bad advice or service, leading to a financial loss, you may be able to make a professional negligence claim.

There are three key questions that can help you identify whether you have grounds to claim.

  1. Can you prove that the advice or service you received was a breach of the professional's duty of care?
  2. Can you prove that if you had received proper advice or service, there would have been a different outcome?
  3. Have you sustained a financial loss?

Request your free initial consultation online and better understand the options available to you, or alternatively phone us directly on 0300 303 3629 to book. Your appointment comes with no strings attached and no obligation to proceed with us.

Professional negligence experts, right in the heart of London

We have a specialist team of qualified professional negligence solicitors and legal experts right here in London who are ready to work on your behalf to remedy the wrong that you have suffered. Learn more about our expertise and how we can assist you by watching the video below.

Specters Consultant Nigel Plant answers some common questions around Professional Negligence.

Specters' Managing Director Ken Specter discusses Professional Negligence and how Specters can assist you.

We offer a professional, trusted and efficient service with competitive rates.

If you believe you have been let down by a professional in the last six years or have recently become aware of potential professional negligence, please call us on our no-cost line for a free initial legal consultation - phone 0300 303 3629 today or complete our contact form.

We are a national law firm based right next to Farringdon Station, with over 25 years' experience. We help clients who have incurred financial losses as a result of professional negligence. Read our latest articles about professional negligence here.

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