Catherine Mangham


  • I specialise in property damage recovery and liability claims acting for insurers, local authorities and commerical entities and have developed a niche practice in particular handling subsidence damage claims, contractor's liability and construction and engineering claims.
  • I handle major loss work involving fire and flood and manage property damage recovery schemes for major insurers, supervising a team to achieve cost-effective recoveries.
  • I regularly provide bespoke training and claims clinics on first party, recovery and liability claims handling to clients.


  • Epsom College Ltd v Pierse Contracting Southern Ltd [2011] EWCA Civ 1449 – Successful at the TCC and Court of Appeal when I acted for a major insurer recovering rectification costs from a construction company for causing a nail to penetrate a pipe during the course of building works undertaken three years prior to damage occurring.

Contact Details

+44 161 838 6755


A high reputation as a litigator in the commercial insurance market

Legal 500 2017

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