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Mark Lomas QC


A "user-friendly and co-operative alternative” when it comes to professional negligence work. Mark Lomas QC regularly receives instructions from claimants and various professional indemnity insurers, and is "the epitome of the solid silk.” (Chambers and Partners 2009)

A highly regarded and experienced silk with over 30 years experience at the bar, Mark Lomas's practice focuses on common and commercial law with a particular specialisation in professional negligence and insurance work.

Legal directories say that "his record speaks for itself". He is regularly instructed in a wide variety of common law, commercial contract, professional indemnity and insurance related cases, and appears for professional firms and individuals before their disciplinary and regulatory tribunals.

He acts as an arbitrator in professional indemnity insurance matters and is a qualified and highly experienced mediator with an impressive track record of achieving settlement in complex cases.



Mark has acted as sole or lead mediator in a wide variety of disputes ranging from multi-million pounds to tens of thousands of pounds in areas including:

  • Commercial contract disputes
  • Solicitors & barristers negligence
  • Surveyors, quantity surveyors and architects negligence
  • Accountants negligence
  • Financial advisers negligence
  • Insurance disputes
  • Personal and industrial injuries
  • Common law and tort-based claims
  • Employment disputes

    Qualifications & Positions

  • MA CANTAB (Trinity Hall, Cambridge)
  • Member of COMBAR
  • Member and past committee member of PNBA
  • Member of the Complaints Committee of the Bar Standards Board