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

Instructing Kiril Waite

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

Kiril Waite 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.

Legal Expertise

Clinical Negligence

Kiril accepts instructions in work covering all clinical and surgical specialities, acting for both claimants and defendants. He is an extremely capable senior junior with extensive experience of high value claims and highly respected drafting and advocacy skills, particularly in the cross-examination of lay and expert witnesses. He has substantial experience of representing bereaved families at inquests and in court.

Commercial and Professional Negligence

Kiril has extensive experience in the fields of commercial litigation and professional negligence. His commercial work includes commercial fraud, sale and supply of goods, services and commodities, commercial agency and general contractual disputes. His clients have ranged from corporate entities and insurance companies to a foreign government.

Notable case: TARBS v Republic of Macedonia [2012] EWHC 1691

As part of his insurance practice, Kiril has represented claimants and defendants in professional negligence claims against architects, construction companies, solicitors (both lender claims and general litigation negligence) as well as other professionals. Kiril has particular experience with cases in which claimants with high value personal injury or clinical negligence claims have had their claims under-settled, struck out or dismissed by a court due to the alleged negligence of their solicitors.

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

Instructing Kiril Waite

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