Why choose us?

Our Insurance litigation team has a wealth of knowledge and experience in dealing with all aspects of insurance related matters. We are nationally recognised as providing an excellent level of service to our clients and have a successful track record in achieving exceptional results.

The team is recognised by Legal 500 as a player in the South along with other large firms such as Berrymans Lace Mawer and Kennedys and Greenwoods.  Kelvin Farmaner’s team at Trethowans LLP takes ‘a constructive and analytical approach to issues that arise in the most complex cases'.

Insurance litigation team leader Kelvin Farmaner also achieves recognition with a ranking in the UK- wide Chambers & Partners Guide. The 2015 Chambers & Partners Guide states that Kelvin's practice incorporates significant expertise in catastrophic claims arising from RTAs as well as notable strength in equine work, and sources comment that "he can always be relied upon to provide a constructive and analytical approach with a keen awareness of the issues."

Trethowans is an active members of Foil (Forum of Insurance Lawyers).

Law Society Personal InjuryKelvin Farmaner and Bethany Blamire are members of the Law Society Personal Injury Panel.

We are delighted that many of our clients are happy to recommend us, please see below some of the comments we have received from clients:

  • “For many years Trethowans
    has provided litigation support...Endsleigh Logo

    to Endsleigh Insurance Services Ltd. Over this time, Trethowans has continued to impress us with very high levels of service, support and professionalism. They provide an extremely efficient service to ensure that our cases are handled cost effectively. More than anything, we value Trethowans clear understanding of our busy and commercial interests.”

    Paul Garrett, Claims Controller, Endsleigh Insurance Services Ltd

  • “The Insurance Litigation
    Team at Trethowans has...Cornish Mutual Logo

    provided us with an excellent all round service especially with complex, high value or more detailed cases. They have an outstanding knowledge and a willingness to take on difficult cases. I would happily recommend this firm to others.”
    Paul Haddrell, Claims Manager, Cornish Mutual

  • "A diligent and focussed team who provide
    quality service - consistently. The ... Van Ameyde Group

    advice provided is solid and pragmatic and supported with clear strategical recommendations. Our business involves cross border claims for major international insurers and knowledge of developments in constantly evolving European legislation adds an additional level of complexity. We have worked with Kelvin Farmaner and the Insurance Litigation Team for many years and have always received first rate service and support. Paul Lavelle, Claims Manager, Van Ameyde

Meet the team

Bethany Blamire
Insurance Litigation
023 8082 0549
07500 935 694
Insurance Litigation
Kelvin Farmaner
Partner & Head of Dispute Resolution Group
Insurance Litigation
023 8082 0527
07500 935 553
Insurance Litigation
James Parsons
Consultant Solicitor
Insurance Litigation
01752 421590
07970 191 514
Insurance Litigation
Andrew Boba
Insurance Litigation
023 8082 0495
Insurance Litigation
Victoria Barrington
Legal Secretary
Insurance Litigation
023 8082 0520
Insurance Litigation
Angela Fraser
Legal Secretary
Insurance Litigation
023 8082 0517
Insurance Litigation

First person - Defending claims

Kelvin Farmaner