Andrew Cousins

Senior Solicitor Advocate (Civil)

I am a Senior Solicitor Advocate (civil) in the catastrophic and large loss insurance team and provide expert advice on a wide range of injury related cases.

Tel: +44 (0)161 603 5093



DWF LLP 1 Scott Place 2 Hardman Street Manchester M3 3AA View office Tel: +44 (0)333 320 2220 Fax: +44 (0)333 320 4440 DX: 14313 Manchester Email:

My Expertise

I specialise in catastrophic injury and large loss claims, employers and public liability and motor claims and various other fields of injury related work.

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I handle a wide extent of injury related litigation and advise on cases ranging up to and including seven figure claims.

I regularly appear before a range of Courts and tribunals to represent litigants at hearings and interested parties at inquests. I am experienced at dealing with unopposed applications through to highly contested and sensitive cases with multiple issues and extensive documentary evidence.

I mostly represent defendants in respect of casualty claims and often provide advice on strategic matters before the case comes to litigation. I have an interest in procedural rules and have given training seminars on various procedural issues.

I also have experience in alternative dispute resolution including JSM’s and formal Mediations. I have extensive experience of trial work along with appellate proceedings and I routinely handle costs issues following the conclusion of a case and Costs Budgeting to provide clarity as to likely insurance outlay.