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Caroline Coates features in Birmingham Post’s Power 250

Birmingham Post has today published its Power 250 list, identifying the most influential people helping to shape key industry sectors throughout the West Midlands, which feature DWF’s Caroline Coates.  Executive Partner of Birmingham, and National Head of Automotive, Caroline has been recognised as being in the top 10 most influential people in the legal sector.

Caroline plays an essential role as Executive Partner of DWF Birmingham, leading operational activities to deliver client service excellence and ensure highly engaged people.  She has been recognised for her significant contribution to the legal and insurance industries, in particular automotive, industrials, waste/water and the public sector. 

Birmingham Post comments that: “Caroline Coates is an executive partner in the Birmingham office of DWF Law, and also heads up the automotive sector for DWF nationally. She specialises in product liability cases, complex employers’ liability and public liability claims in automotive, manufacturing and utilities. She won the Birmingham Law Society Partner of the Year award in 2014 and was short listed for Businesswoman of the Year the previous year. She chairs the Forum of Insurance Lawyers Public Sector Focus Team and Birmingham Civic Society Ambassadors.”

The Power 250 was selected by Birmingham Post editorial team aided by industry experts.

Caroline Coates

Partner - Head of Insurance / Executive Partner (Birmingham)

I am Executive Partner of the Birmingham office and I head up the insurance sector for DWF nationally. I specialise in product liability cases, complex employers’ liability and public liability claims for automotive, manufacturing, utility and public sector clients.