David Cottam has decades of experience handling claims of great complexity and is a shrewd tactician.Chambers & Partners 2023
His depth of knowledge is very impressive - exceptional, even.Chambers and Partners 2022
Dave specialises in catastrophic injury cases including brain injury, spinal injury and amputation. He deals with motor, employers' liability and highways cases. He acts for a large number of local authorities on maximum severity claims.
He is a member of the Law Society and FOIL. He was an assistant solicitor at Eking Manning, and appointed to partner in 1994. Dave joined Weightmans in 1999.