Claims & disciplinary proceedings
Bar Mutual’s claims handling team has developed over the last 30 years impressive expertise in understanding and dealing with claims made against barristers. As the provider of primary layer professional indemnity insurance to all self-employed barristers practising in England and Wales and the overwhelming majority of entities authorised or licensed to practise by the Bar Standards Board, Bar Mutual has built up a wealth of knowledge and information on the practice and liabilities of the profession.
The team prides itself on providing a first class service to Members. It has developed and maintained a formidable reputation in the professional indemnity market for defending claims.
The Claims Team has also dealt with almost 500 disciplinary complaints since Bar Mutual started providing this cover in 2007.