Neil is a partner at Clyde & Co. He specialises in policy coverage, liability defence and subrogated recoveries in all areas of property and liability insurance including product and environmental liability. He is recognised by the legal directories as a leading lawyer in insurance, reinsurance and dispute resolution in the United Kingdom and Colombia.

Neil leads the firm’s international product liability practice. His practice includes work in the United Kingdom and internationally, but he has a special interest in Colombia, where for over 10 years he has represented insurers before the local courts and in domestic arbitration.

Before joining Clyde & Co Neil was a barrister and a fellow of Robinson College, University of Cambridge, and a speechwriter to the Lord Chancellor, Lord Irvine of Lairg. He maintains active ties with the University of Cambridge and teaches there regularly during term time.