Skip to main content

Karim Mohamed

Partner

Karim Mohamed is a Partner and Head of the Professional Negligence Group and has been with the firm since 2003. Karim advises on all aspects of claims against professionals (solicitors, surveyors, architects, accountants etc) and also on commercial litigation, contentious probate and dispute resolution.

Karim is nationally recognised as a specialist in negligence claims involving professionals, being listed in the Legal Experts directory (2013). He is also an Accredited Mediator.

Karim qualified as solicitor in 1988, worked at a city of London firm for ten years before joining Mayo Wynne Baxter. His clients include blue chip companies, senior executives and PLCs.

He is recognised as one of the country’s top professional negligence lawyers by leading independent guides to the profession:

  • Chambers 2018 - Karim is described by a market commentator as "extremely personable, easy to work with and very outcome-focused." He acts on claimant matters against solicitors, architects and financial accountants.
  • Chambers 2017 - Sources describe him as "a gentleman, very easy to deal with and very attentive."
  • Legal 500 - Key figure Karim Mohamed is ‘a reassuring presence for clients’, ‘has formidable and tactical approaches to litigation’, and is ‘particularly good at financial services claims and claims against lawyers’.
  • Chambers UK 2016 - "He's the sort of person who's firm and decisive when it comes to making decisions and giving advice. Things will come to you well prepared and well thought through."
  • Legal 500 2016 - 'At Mayo Wynne Baxter LLP, practice head Karim Mohamed has ‘a quiet but steely manner, a very good legal mind and is a very experienced litigator’
  • Legal 500 2015 - Mayo Wynne Baxter LLP is ‘one of the best firms for claimants’.
  • Chambers UK 2015 - ‘Clients praise department head Karim Mohamed of Mayo Wynne Baxter LLP as "the master" when it comes to claimant advice. Referees laud his expertise, saying: "His knowledge and understanding of the negligence area of law is absolutely first-class."
  • Other directories - Karim has also been cited as being 'highly recommended' in his area of practice and for being 'skilled and determined'.

At work, Karim is continuously focused on sharing and pursuing his adept knowledge of professional negligence with his team members and clients. Outside of work he devotes a lot of his time to charity work and enjoys playing golf.

 

Karim mohamed chambers2015karim mohamedchambers2017legal500 2015legal500 2017
Karim Mohamed

Karim Mohamed

Partner
Call | 01273 223223


Message us

I would like to say that I have been most impressed with your services and approach to these matters and am pleased that I took the risk earlier this year of engaging you to replace Acumen. I cannot even begin to describe the complete difference from a client perspective but suffice to say I am more than pleased.

MR

Just wanted to let you and your team know how much we appreciate all the hard work, help and support that you have given us over the last couple of years.

You’ve made the whole process of [...] receiving her share of her late Fathers Estate straightforward, for us anyway!

I have recommended Mayo Wynne Baxter to a couple of my friends who have used the company (different Solicitors) and I wouldn’t hesitate to use them again should the need occur.

All down to you and your team.

JH

Our other partners

Alison Kinnersley

Alison Kinnersley

Partner
Call | 01293 649049

Barry Davis

Barry Davis

Partner
Call | 01323 744412

Charles Le May

Charles Le May

Partner
Call | 01273 223274

Chris Randall

Chris Randall

Chief Executive
Call | 01273 407445

Chris Strutt

Chris Strutt

Partner
Call | 01323 745638

David Gordon

David Gordon

Partner
Call | 01273 223210

Dean Orgill

Dean Orgill

Chairman
Call | 01273 223224

Edward Coxall

Edward Coxall

Partner
Call | 01323 745628

Emma van Bunnens

Emma van Bunnens

Partner
Call | 01342 310604

Fiona Dodd

Fiona Dodd

Partner
Call | 01273 407414

Grant Parker

Grant Parker

Partner
Call | 01293 649040

Helen Bell

Helen Bell

Partner
Call | 01273 223257

Jo Ironside

Jo Ironside

Partner
Call | 01273 407462

Jonathan Porter

Jonathan Porter

Partner
Call | 01323 872506

Juliet Godfrey

Juliet Godfrey

Partner
Call | 01798 871065

Lee Hills

Lee Hills

Partner
Call | 01273 223232

Martin Williams

Martin Williams

Partner
Call | 01273 223263

Melanie Minter

Melanie Minter

Partner
Call | 01273 223238

Melissa Johnson

Melissa Johnson

Partner
Call | 01273 223231

Nick Garrish

Nick Garrish

Partner
Call | 01273 223211

Nick Sanders

Nick Sanders

Partner
Call | 01273 407423

Nick Walsh

Nick Walsh

Partner
Call | 01273 407401

Rebecca Louis

Rebecca Louis

Partner
Call | 01903 748190

Samantha Dickinson

Samantha Dickinson

Partner
Call | 01273 223252

Simon Baillie-Hamilton

Simon Baillie-Hamilton

Partner
Call | 01273 407415

Tia Harrison

Tia Harrison

Partner
Call | 01323 745605

Tim Griffiths

Tim Griffiths

Partner
Call | 01323 745663

Zoë Summers

Zoë Summers

Partner
Call | 01323 745653