bto solicitors - Corporate & Commercial Business Lawyers Glasgow Edinburgh Scotland

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Matthew Raftery

Discipline: Professional LiabilityConstruction and EngineeringInsurance (insurers and self insured)

Position: Senior Associate

Location: Glasgow


Phone: 0141 221 8012

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Matthew is an Associate specialising in insurance, contentious construction and professional risks. He handles complex and technical claims for Insurers and their insureds, principally third party claims against architects, engineers, project managers, specialist sub-contractors and surveyors. Matthew advises on a range of policy interpretation and indemnity issues. He also advises on a wide range of connected claims arising under CAR, plant, product, property and product liability policies.

Matthew is dual qualified and moved to Scotland in 2015 after six years’ practising in the London Market. He is an experienced litigator, practises in both jurisdictions and has advised on cases at all levels of the court system. He is widely experienced in alternate dispute resolution mechanisms and has a keen tactical and commercial awareness of his client’s aims.

“The level of service has always been excellent, with properly experienced solicitors dealing with appropriate cases" Legal 500

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  • 48 St. Vincent Street
  • Glasgow
  • G2 5HS
  • T:+44 (0)141 221 8012
  • F:+44 (0)141 221 7803


  • One Edinburgh Quay
  • Edinburgh
  • EH3 9QG
  • T:+44 (0)131 222 2939
  • F:+44 (0)131 222 2949