Barrister Kiril Waite

Kiril Waite

Year of call: 1997  


Kiril is a highly-regarded leading junior in the field of insurance litigation – he acts for both claimants and defendants.

He specialises in large loss and technical claims and is experienced in catastrophic injuries and Fatal Accident Act claims and civil and counter fraud. Kiril is regularly instructed on behalf of national and international insurance companies to handle complex and large loss claims in both personal injury and general insurance, including professional indemnity.

Kiril is a formidable advocate, who adopts a collaborative approach when working as part of a litigation team in order to achieve the optimum outcome for the client. He is known for his attention to detail and strategic thinking and gives clear and pragmatic advice to his professional and lay clients. He is in demand from leading insurers and solicitors for his outstanding advocacy skills, in particular in cross-examination, and his robust approach to litigation. He has extensive experience of representing clients in ADR models.

Kiril played an integral role in the development of the current law on credit hire litigation and civil insurance fraud and appeared in a number of leading cases in the field which form the foundation of the law in this area.

Kiril also has extensive experience of representing international clients in large commercial disputes.


  • Personal Injury Bar Association (PIBA)
  • Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL)
  • Professional Negligence Bar Association (PNBA)

How to get in touch

For more information please contact our clerks by calling +44 (0) 20 7242 3555 or by email.

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