Carys Oatham


  • I have over 18 years' experience in handling product liability claims resulting in property damage, acting for suppliers, manufacturers and insurers.
  • I have experience in multi jurisdiction claims, in particular those involving the French and Italian courts.
  • I have successfully defended a number of claims brought against manufacturers and suppliers, but recent cases include defending a catastrophic fire claim caused by an alleged defect in catering equipment and acting for Italian pump manufacturers in defending a multi-million pound claim caused be an alleged defect in a pump.
  • I have also acted for insurers in a claim involving a defect in an engine which resulted in a wordwide recall of vehicles.
  • In addition I specialise in property claims, both first and third party acting for insurers in defending and pursuing recoveries for damages arising from fire, floods in commercial, retail and leisure properties.


Contact Details

+44 20 7029 4223