Coby Benson

Coby Benson Head Of Flight Compensation Team At Bott and Co

Contact Details

Phone: 01625 415800

Fax: 01625 415900

Coby is a Flight Delay Compensation Solicitor and a leading authority in the UK on EU Regulation 261/2004.

He has been with Bott and Co for over a decade, and in that time has dealt with several high profile cases that have helped define and shape the law as it is today.

Coby has won many accolades at esteemed award ceremonies, including Rising Star of the Year at the Modern Law Awards and Associate of the Year at the Manchester Legal Awards.

As a member of The Law Society, he was highly commended for the Senior Lawyer of the Year at the Law Society Excellence Awards.

At Bott and Co, Coby was instrumental in establishing a new legal service in flight delay compensation, where his focus is on recovering compensation for airline passengers, whose claims have been ignored or declined by airlines.

He has been at the forefront of significant flight delay cases that resulted in victory for millions of passengers, including Huzar v Jet2 and Dawson v Thomson.

Coby has appeared on BBC Radio 4, BBC Radio 5 Live, Key 103 and BBC Television, Sky, and ITV News. He is regularly quoted in numerous national and regional newspapers including The Daily Mail, The Daily Telegraph, The Times, The Guardian and The Independent.

Recent Press

The Express
The Daily Mirror
Travel Weekly
The Guardian
The Daily Star


Flight delay compensation


Graduate of The University of Liverpool
Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice – Manchester Metropolitan University

Professional Memberships and Affiliations

The Law Society – UK

Outside Work

In his spare time, Coby enjoys reading, watching films, rock climbing and playing badminton.

Articles by Coby Benson