Julian Smart

Experience

  • Julian specialises in commercial fraud and recovering misappropriated funds on behalf of customers with particular expertise in freezing and tracing assets.
  • Moved from the London office to establish the recovery and professional indemnity teams in Birmingham.
  • Instructed by professional indemnity insurers to defend negligence claims against professionals including: surveyors, accountants, architects and engineers.
  • Successfully represented the appellants in the Court of Appeal cases: Asif v City Europe Limited & Others and Liverpool Freeport (Electronics) Ltd v Habib Bank Limited.
  • Recognised in Chambers legal directory as a leader in the field of professional indemnity in the regions.

Membership/appointments

  • Member of BLM’s fraud special interest group.

 

Contact Details


+44 121 633 6620
julian.smart@blmlaw.com
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Testimonials


Sound commercial judgement

Chambers & Partners 2020

Julian Smart is excellent, very calm and collected and is very good at diffusing difficult situations.

Legal 500 2020

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