French, who was with BLM from 2015, previously headed its catastrophic injury crew in London. He handles complicated, massive and catastrophic injury claims arising out of highway site visitors accidents and casualty claims. He additionally proactively develops collaborative dealing with practices alongside proactive rehabilitation.
Burgess has over 20 years’ expertise in complicated injury claims with specific experience in fatalities, critical orthopaedic accidents, persistent ache instances, mind accidents, in addition to suspected exaggerated and fraudulent claims. She was with DWF and Greenwoods previous to BLM.
Rawlins’ specialty is defending complicated motor, employer’s legal responsibility and public claims. He has a selected curiosity in defending mind injury, spinal, amputation and persistent ache claims.
“These newest hires reveal Kennedys’ dedication to having the most effective experience in the proper locations,” stated Nick Thomas, senior associate on the agency. “We are at all times looking forward to see the place we might be finest supporting our shoppers and making certain their wants are met.”
Over the previous 12 months, Kennedys has made quite a few hires to spice up its insurance coverage apply, together with bringing over the 36-person insurance coverage regulation crew of Langleys.
“We’re excited to be additional enhancing Kennedys wonderful status for defending catastrophic injury instances with the rent of Antony, Deirdre and Anthony and their crew,” stated Richard West, associate and head of legal responsibility at Kennedys. “Combining their and our progressive approaches, expertise and status available in the market will reveal our continued dedication to our shoppers for managing their most critical and sophisticated claims. Such instances require expert, skilled and calm litigators. It’s a pleasure to welcome three extra such companions into Kennedys.”