Ivor Collett

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Year Of Call: 1995

Ivor’s practice covers a broad range of commercial/ business and general common law disputes. He specialises in insurance (including policy disputes and wording, insurance fraud and claims involving brokers and underwriting agents) and has substantial experience in professional indemnity litigation across most professions, particularly in the fields of construction (surveyors', engineers' and architects' negligence cases) and lawyers.

He is recommended as a leading junior in the Professional Negligence sections of the Chambers & Partners UK Bar Guide 2018 and the 2017 Legal 500 in which clients comment on his skills and expertise, as illustrated by the quotes below:-

“Very approachable and easy to deal with.”

"Very impressive. He can unravel complex problems and explain things in a way that is very clear and easy to understand. He's also a good drafter."

"He has been involved in a lot of fraudulent property cases recently. He is thorough and analytical."

He is experienced in ADR (mediation, adjudication and arbitration) and in professional disciplinary work. He acts for a wide range of public authorities, including councils, police forces and fire services.



Practice Areas


  • London Common Law & Commercial Bar Association
  • Personal Injuries Bar Association
  • Professional Negligence Bar Association (Executive Committee)
  • Chancery Bar Association
  • Member of the Bar Council