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Chantal Barrett

Chantal Barrett

Guernsey
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Guide

Insured risks litigation in the Channel Islands

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12 June 2017

'Be afraid, be very afraid', were the immortal words uttered by Geena Davis in the 1986 science fiction horror film The Fly, about the dangerously mutated Jeff Goldblum. While it is perhaps stretching a point to liken Channel Island law to a monster, there are many dangerous traps for the unwary, which, if not liable to lead to professional death, will certainly cause professional embarrassment and spawn an equally undesirable offspring, the professional negligence claim.