Profile submitted by Catherine A Currie
Catherine is a Solicitor Advocate with over 25 years’ experience in personal injury work, principally defender reparation for the insurance industry. She heads the firm’s expanding catastrophic injury team with Carly Forrest and Garry Ferguson, handling complex and catastrophic high value cases for some of the UK’s largest insurers. Her caseload includes RTAs, employers’, public and product liability, including cases with an international dimension. She regularly becomes involved almost as soon as an accident has been reported and works with clients to co-ordinate investigations, rehabilitation and an action plan for the earliest possible resolution. She has good relationships with her opposing solicitors and favours a collaborative approach to negotiate effective solutions for her clients. Catherine is the Scottish representative on FOIL’s Catastrophic Injury Special Focus Group.
Law Society of Scotland; FOIL (Forum of Insurance Lawyers).
Partner, BTO Solicitors (2003 - present).