Insurance and Risk
We are experts in insurance law and the lawyers for the Underwriting Agency Council. We deliver comprehensive advisory, claims and dispute resolution services and assist businesses in the financial services sector with regulatory and compliance issues.
We have focused on the provision of legal services to the Australian insurance market since 1989 and deliver a complete legal service for the insurance industry.
We offer a broad range of services in insurance claims litigation and can assist with a wide range of insurances classes including:
We provide intuitive legal strategies for the investigation, management and resolution of claims. The strategies are developed in collaboration with clients and a consistent agreed approach ensures the delivery of best practice claims management.
We analyse the commercial and legal impact of all claims, the impact of deductibles, the costs of any dispute process, the merits of the claim and recovery potential. We implement settlement strategies consistent with the potential of the claim.
We try to simplify issues rather than over complicate them. We explain information in plain language and respond promptly and effectively. We will keep you informed and ensure investigators, assessors, experts, collection agents and loss adjusters that assist in claims provide value for money services.
We are committed to delivering a quality claims service in a manner which will exceed your expectations.
Policy & Indemnity Issues:
Our expertise in policy drafting and indemnity disputes is reflected in the work we have carried out.
We have crafted wordings in a wide range of insurance classes and assist underwriters, underwriting agencies and insurance brokers with wording reviews, endorsements, advice on the legality of proposed insurance arrangements and compliance with Australian laws. We have expertise in reviewing and crafting policies that deal with:
We regularly advise on policy coverage and have been involved in indemnity disputes that have involved the analysis and interpretation of: