David Bott is the senior partner of Bott & Co, which is a specialist personal injury and aviation law practice based in Wilmslow, Cheshire.
David is an executive committee member of APIL. He is also active in the promotion of good management and the business side of law. In this regard, David is executive committee member of the Legal Management Section of the Law Society. David chairs the Law Society Lexcel conference, the Law Society business development conference and regularly speaks at APIL and Law Society events.
David has written various articles on management which have appeared in the Law Society’s Gazette and the Law Society publication ‘Managing for Success’. He has been published in JPIL and written two chapters for the Law Society’s ‘Mergers Toolkit’. David writes a regular column in APIL’s PI Focus and Modern Law magazine.
Bott and Co are Lexcel and Investor in People accredited and currently employ over 70 staff.
The ethos of Bott & Co is a commitment to internal and external excellence. There is high investment in technology, staff training and wellbeing. In 2007, Bott & Co was shortlisted for the Law Society Lexcel Excellent Award.