Basiru is an Associate in the Litigation Specialty department, based in the London office. Having joined Weightmans in 2015, Basiru has successfully worked within the Disease and Large Loss departments.
Basiru's current role involves the assisting and handling of complex, high-value policy coverage, professional negligence and construction disputes on behalf of insurers in respect of property damage losses, product liability/recall claims, public liability claims and claims under contractors’ all risk matters. In addition to this, he also assists with reinsurance matters, which have a particular focus on coverage disputes and advice.
Basiru is also the Weightmans lead on BAME-related issues, supporting and promoting BAME agendas and initiatives firm wide.