Our strength in the Insurance sector comes from being recognised as a full service global legal business, with genuine expertise and depth in both insurance matters and also commercial services. We advise our insurance clients on the spectrum of their needs, from managing claims, advising on coverage, through to corporate and commercial transactions, regulatory and compliance issues and all commercial services.
UNDERSTANDING THE INSURANCE SECTOR
Our highly experienced Insurance sector team have a deep understanding of the insurance industry and advise clients across the breadth of their claims issues and commercial services needs. We can provide solutions to the challenges clients are facing in running their businesses and can help them with first class multi-disciplinary teams to guide them through both their ‘business as usual’ work, as well as more complex areas requiring specialist and high level advice.
Our expert insurance and reinsurance lawyers advise on coverage, policy wordings and the defence of complex cross border, London Market and international claims, through to the defence of both volume and complex claims across all classes of business: property, casualty, professional and financial lines and D&O, product liability, motor, fraud, cyber, marine, energy, trade credit, political and other specialty risk claims.
Our specialist corporate, commercial and regulatory insurance lawyers advise insurers on areas including M&A, commercial contracts, IP, IT, cyber security and data protection, regulatory compliance, regulatory investigations, dispute resolution, employment, health and safety, debt finance, real estate and tax.
OUR INSURANCE TEAM DELIVER INDUSTRY KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERTISE
We work with clients ranging from London Market and global insurers and reinsurers, to domestic insurers, MGAs, brokers and other intermediaries, based across the globe and covering all classes of insurance business.
Our expert legal teams are complemented by our Connected Services and Mindcrest Managed Services teams, who help clients optimise efficiencies and innovation in their claims management and transactional work, combining technology and systems with service excellence.
“Advising on complex insurance litigation forms a core part of DWF’s domestic strength and contributes to its growth internationally. From the UK, it also offers clients considerable expertise in areas such as product liability, professional negligence, shipping and real estate. The firm has established a significant network of offices in Europe, and the UK team is able to draw on in-house resources throughout the Asia-Pacific region, the Middle East and Latin America to serve clients in need of transnational expertise.”
Insurance sector (International & Cross-Border), Chambers Global 2020