Kiril Waite

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Year Of Call: 1997

Kiril is a highly regarded leading junior in the field of insurance litigation, who acts for both claimants and defendants. He specialises in large loss and technical claims and is experienced in catastrophic injuries and Fatal Accident Act claims and civil and counter fraud.  Kiril is regularly instructed on behalf of national and international insurance companies to handle complex and large loss claims in both personal injury and general insurance, including professional indemnity.

Kiril is a formidable advocate, who adopts a collaborative approach when working as part of a litigation team in order to achieve the optimum outcome for the client.  He is known for his attention to detail and strategic thinking and gives clear and pragmatic advice to his professional and lay clients.  He is in demand from leading solicitors for his outstanding advocacy skills, in particular in cross-examination, and his robust approach to litigation.  He has extensive experience of representing clients in ADR models.

Kiril played an integral role in the development of the current law on credit hire litigation and civil insurance fraud and appeared in a number of leading cases in the field which form the foundation of the law in this area.

Kiril also has extensive experience of representing international clients in large commercial disputes.              


The Legal 500: Personal Injury – leading junior

"Very able."

“Incisive advocate who is never afraid to fight his corner.”

“Intellectually very strong and able to deal with complex issues.”


Fluent: Macedonian, Serbo-Croatian
Conversational: French

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Personal Injuries Bar Association

Association of Personal Injury Lawyer

Professional Negligence Bar Association