Michael Appleby


  • Michael qualified with BLM in 2004 and was promoted to Associate in our Professional Indemnity team in April 2009. He specialises in defending claims against a wide range of professionals, including solicitors, brokers, surveyors, architects, engineers and accountants. Michael's work has also included litigating and defending claims involving property related damage including insurance policy advice.
  • Michael has a wealth of experience in claims handling and currently handles claims for insurers under a delegated authority scheme for claims worth up to £100,000. He recognises the importance of maintaining the relationship between the insurer and their insured and the necessity to provide both practical and commercial advice.


Barbican, PI Protect, Zurich.


Disclosure - A man's got to know his limitations - Page v Hewetts [2011] EWHC 2449 (Ch);
Disclosure - Strike out: abuse of process - Aldi Stores Ltd v WSP Group Plc and others [2007] EWCA Civ 1260;
Switched On (Aon publication) - Mortgage Fraud: Lessons in Recessions.

Contact Details

+44 161 838 6904