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Accountants, like other professions, owe contractual duties to their clients and have a duty of care to exercise reasonable skill and care. Accountants perform a very wide range of functions to both individuals and businesses. While the historical core of those activities is the compilation and review of accounts, the services today provided include a wide range of activities encompassing auditing, financial reporting, taxation and personal finance advice, financial management, and advice as to corporate finance and information technology as well as acting as liquidators, administrators and receivers. Their advice and expertise in all these areas is crucial and heavily replied upon. Therefore when a mistake is made by an accountant, the consequences can be serious and extremely costly.
We specialise in the following areas of accountant negligence;
Professional Negligence claims against accountants can be complex. We have handled such cases for over 25 years and have the necessary specialised and expert knowledge to represent you.
The effect of the collapse of Carillion, the Goliath construction company which won the Government’s HS2 Project, and which also managed infrastructure schemes, military contracts, hospitals and schools leaves shockwaves in the construction industry which are yet to settle. The enormity of its demise is all too clear; Carillion employed approximately 20,000 and it is […]View More
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