13 May 2021 "The service provided by Priya was very professional and of an extremely high standard. She was extremely knowledgeable and helpful. Would recommend Priya for all property related queries."


13 May 2021 "Priya was instructed to get possession of a commercial premises and that's exactly what she did. Her tenacious approach led us to victory notwithstanding the various legal difficulties we faced on this case. She is formidable force to be reckoned with and I would highly recommend her."

Private Wealth Client

29 Apr 2021 “I would wish to thank yourself and your team for a most excellent and speedy conclusion of this matter, especially with all of the unforeseen complications related to Covid which you all coped with really well.”

Legal 500 2018

08 Apr 2021 Ruth is 'vastly experienced and a tough negotiator in the motor insurance sector. She has 'experience and knowledge that is second to none and nothing is ever too much trouble'.

Legal 500 2020

08 Apr 2021 Ruth Graham heads the team and specialises in catastrophic injury claims arising out of bus and coach accidents at home and abroad.

Legal 500 2019

08 Apr 2021 The 'hugely experienced, pragmatic and results oriented' Ruth Graham leads the Manchester motor team.

Legal 500 2017

08 Apr 2021 Ruth Graham leads the team at BLM and is praised for her 'wealth of knowledge' and 'excellent, sound and concise advice'.

Divorce and Finance Client - February 2021

25 Mar 2021 "I have used BLM to assist with my divorce; things were dragging on until I instructed Grainne and Yasmin to assist with the matter. Their efficient responses and sound advice have enabled me to conclude a matter that was taking years, in a relatively short space of time. I would certainly recommend BLM, Grainne and Yasmin for any family law legal matters and wouldn't hesitate to use them again in the future."

Children Act client - January 2021

25 Mar 2021 "I was going through a very difficult separation and Grainne and Yasmin were amazing!They were quick to respond and extremely efficient and professional throughout.They got me an excellent result and I couldn't be more grateful or happier!"

Investigator, IFIC Forensics

02 Mar 2021 “IFIC Forensics recognises the BLM Property Damage Fraud team as a market leader. Both IFIC and BLM understand the importance of commercial relationships and brand value when it comes to investigating and pursuing these type of claims, ensuring we minimise our clients’ reputational risk and the management of the claim lifecycle. We work together to ensure a meticulous approach and our companies have excellent working relationships with loss adjusters’ and major loss investigators, all of which helps to achieve a positive and cost effective outcome for our clients property claims where fraud is present. IFIC Forensics would be pleased to recommend the BLM Property Damage team to others in the Industry.”

Senior Major Loss Investigator, Sedgwick Loss Adjusters

02 Mar 2021 “Sedgwick and BLM have worked together closely for a number of years, providing a high level of service to their mutual clients, following all types of major property damage losses. BLM’s in-depth knowledge and technical expertise, combined with a deep understanding of the insurance market, is invaluable in helping to deliver excellent results time and again.”

Property Technical Claims Manager, Ecclesiastical Insurance

02 Mar 2021 “We have developed a strong partnership with the property damage team at BLM over a number of years. They are a trusted adviser, providing guidance and support with large and complex claims. They work closely with us and other key strategic partners to help provide customers with prompt decisions on policy response, and to ensure recovery opportunities are maximised. A high level of technical expertise sits alongside their pragmatic approach, which puts both the customer experience and wider commercial considerations at its core.”

Chambers & Partners 2021

13 Jan 2021 James Beresford was exceptional, not only in his knowledge but in his ability to communicate matters in a simple and understandable way. He did this with his very affable nature that made me feel comfortable from the start. The depth of his knowledge in his field was very comforting,

Chambers & Partners 2021

13 Jan 2021 James was very patient in listening to our situation and providing options and advice on what would be most beneficial for us.

Legal 500 2021

18 Dec 2020 Hanna is incredibly approachable and professional.

Legal 500 2021

18 Dec 2020 A rising star, with skills and experience well beyond her years. She is a fine lawyer.

Legal 500 2021

18 Dec 2020 He's an excellent lawyer and is fantastic on the technical side of things.

Chambers & Partners 2021

02 Dec 2020 The BLM team “Often plays a leading role in substantial property damage cases resulting from catastrophic fires and explosions, as well as extreme weather events.”

Legal 500 2021

01 Dec 2020 “BLM’s insurance practice has real strength in major coverage litigation, especially related to property and commercial liability insurance, in which areas it is market-leading. It is particularly impressive how the team will become involved in a coverage dispute from an early stage and will follow avenues of inquiry exhaustively, working closely with insurers.”

Chambers & Partners 2021

06 Nov 2020 "Orla is an absolute delight to work with. She is a real team player, collaborative, good fun to work with and sees the bigger picture. She is diligent and on top of things."

Aviva Insurance

06 Nov 2020 “Angela Crisall who is a very positive addition to the programme. Angela is constantly looking at ways to improve the way we do things and upskill the handlers. Additionally Angela has delivered training and is looking to support us with weekly clinics. Really very happy with Angela’s contribution”.

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