Carole Eaton

Experience

  • I qualified as a solicitor in 2006 and joined the BLM fraud team in 2008.
  • I was promoted to associate in 2012 and then to partner in 2019.
  • I am experienced in motor fraud (first and third party) on behalf of defendant insurers, comprising: bogus passenger claims, staged and contrived accidents, fraudulent exaggeration, low velocity impact collisions and falsified documentation.
  • I am often instructed to bring actions in the tort of deceit against fraudsters.
  • I regularly advise tour operators on travel fraud litigation and as a result was involved in the first private criminal prosecution of a fraudulant claimant in a travel sickness case.
  • I am experienced in dealing with multi-party cases and advising upon complex indemnity issues.
  • I provide client training on fraud awareness and identification and civil procedure.
  • I supervise and manage teams who primarily act for leading insurers on a wide range of litigated matters and disputes.
  • I am experienced in managing outsource projects for leading insurers. 

Membership/appointments

  • Law Society

Significant reported cases

  • I appeared in the BBC's Claimed and Shamed series in October 2018 

Contact Details


+44 121 643 6623
carole.eaton@blmlaw.com
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