Karim advises on all aspects of claims against professionals (solicitors, surveyors, architects, accountants etc). Karim is nationally recognised as a specialist in negligence claims involving professionals and he is also an Accredited Mediator. He is recognised as one of the country’s top professional negligence lawyers by leading independent guides to the profession and acts for claimants in high-value actions against solicitors and other professionals.

Karim joined Lime from Mayo Wynne Baxter in the merger, having qualified as a solicitor in 1988 with a City of London law firm.

At work, Karim is continuously focused on sharing and pursuing his adept knowledge of professional negligence with his team members and clients.

“Karim demonstrates total commitment to each one of his cases and seems to have a photographic memory for details of the documents” – The Legal 500 2021.

Karim is described by a market commentator as “extremely personable, easy to work with, and very outcome-focused.” – Chambers 2018.

Karim is ranked Band 1 in Chambers for professional negligence.

Away from the desk

Favourite place


Favourite book

One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest


Family, golf, hiking

Favourite food

Any curry