Frederick Lyon

Frederick Lyon

  • Called in 2012

Insurance

Frederick regularly acts for individuals and insurers in cases involving contracts of insurance and credit hire.

He has gained particular experience dealing with road traffic accidents where one or more of the parties was uninsured at the time of the collision. As such he has developed a familiarity with cases involving the MIB and the uninsured and untraced drivers’ agreements.

Frederick has experience dealing with various types of insurance contracts including life, property and credit. He has recently been instructed by a company seeking payment out on a costs protection policy resulting in a favourable settlement of £450,000 being paid by the insurers.

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If you would like to instruct Frederick Lyon or would like help or advice in doing so, please call and talk to our excellent clerking team, led by senior clerk Alan Kilbey MBE. Our phone number is +44 (0)20 7583 9241. Alternatively, please email us at chambers@farrarsbuilding.co.uk

For more information about our clerking team, please click here for the clerks page.

Appointments & Memberships


  • British Association for Sport and the Law
  • Education Law Association
  • Personal Injuries Bar Association
  • London Common Law and Commercial Bar Association

Education & Qualifications


Education

  • BPTC, City University, London
  • GDL, City University, London
  • BA (Hons.), Social and Political Sciences (SPS), Pembroke College, Cambridge

Awards

  • Prince of Wales Scholar, Gray’s Inn
  • City University Essay Prize in Tort

Publications


Risky Business: Challenges and Changes in the Assessment of the Standard of Care Owed to Participants in Supervised ‘Extreme’ Sports, Gray’s Inn Student Law Journal, 2012.

Farrar’s Building case law updates in personal injury, insurance and employment law.

Personal Interests


Frederick enjoys outdoor sports, particularly skiing, rock climbing and mountaineering when time allows.