Elena Fry
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Elena heads our Insurance and Risk team.  She has been helping clients manage legal processes arising from health and safety incidents for 25 years.

Elena deals with HSE, police and other regulatory interventions and prosecutions as well as the defence of complex, high value and sensitive liability damages claims.

She has a wealth of expertise and experience across the full spectrum of liability claims including:-

employer’s liability; public liability; motor; catastrophic and fatal injury; large and complex loss; asbestos, deafness, VWF and other disease; clinical negligence; product liability; property damage; stress, abuse and education claims.

Elena is a trusted advisor to clients dealing with high profile crises and incidents. She is well known for her hands on, pragmatic and solution driven approach. Clients include insurers, self-insured businesses, public and third sector organisations and individuals.  

Elena is the immediate past Scottish Representative of the Forum of Insurance Lawyers (FOIL). She sits as a solicitor member on the Scottish Civil Justice Council and is accredited as a specialist in personal injury law by the Law Society of Scotland.

a client says "She has great technical knowledge but also the ability to translate this into simple messages. She is excellent to work with as she is highly organised and full of enthusiasm. You are confident that you are getting the best advice available."

Chambers UK 2020

Clients praise her as an "excellent lawyer who looks for solutions to the issues at play," adding: "She is extremely knowledgeable of the jurisdiction and the law."

Chambers UK 2020

Elena Fry is a first-class solicitor - arguably the best in the market. She gets to the heart of any issues on a case very quickly, is pragmatic, and has very strong commercial acumen.

Legal 500 2020

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