Iain has specialised in defendant insurance litigation for over 25 years and acts for insurers, self insureds and brokers in defence of fraudulent claims. Iain represents two large logistics companies and one of the country's leading supermarkets in defending multiple fraudulent accidents. In addition to civil defence and recovery action, Iain co-ordinates criminal prosecutions arising from such claims.
Cases of note include:
Howlett v Davies and Ageas (2017) – Court of Appeal – fundamental dishonesty and pleadings.
Preskey v Sutcliffe (2013) – Leeds County Court – s5 defence under the Animals Act 1971.
Coles v Hetherton (2011) – High Court – RSA repair network challenge.
Ageas and Weightmans successfully defend appeal against a finding of fundamental dishonesty
Legal Directory Quote
Iain Davison is "held in high regard by his insurer clients, by other solicitors and by the Bar" Legal 500 2017