Peter is an experienced civil litigation Partner, specialising in complex motor injury claims. He acts for a wide portfolio of clients, from large composites to mono-line insurers, MGAs and large self-insured organisations.
Peter has experience of leading large teams and, until recently he headed up the firm's motor claims handling division based in the Newport office.
Working closely with the firm’s Strategic Litigation Unit, Peter regularly commentates on motor market and civil justice reforms. He has experience of sitting on expert panels and chairing industry stakeholder meetings on issues including whiplash reform and automated driving. He is a key contributor to DAC Beachcroft’s acclaimed annual Insurance Market Conditions and Trends Report.
Peter sits on the National Committee of the Forum of Insurance Lawyers, having previously chaired the Motor Sector Focus Team. He also sits on the Expert Audit and Peer Review sub-committee of MedCo Registration Solutions.
As Client Relationship Partner, Peter manages the firm’s relationship with Admiral Insurance. He is also responsible for some of the firm’s largest commercial fleet customer nominations.
Peter also leads the R&D hub, focusing on insurance claims innovation through collaboration with clients to deliver new commercial products and services.
"Peter Allchorne superbly runs the Motor team." The Legal 500 UK Edition 2015 Personal Injury Wales