Insurance - Australia
Basic facts about the department
- 17 partners
What the team is known for Predominantly acts for insurers on a range of claims, including those involving personal injury and negligence. Also experienced in acting for insured parties.
Strengths (Quotes mainly from clients)
Strategic advice: "Smart, strategic input; they became a key part of our commercial strategy."
What's new? Experienced practitioners Bill Hickey and Tony Mylne joined the Brisbane office.
Work highlights Successfully represented property investment syndicate Strategic in a professional negligence suit against its insurance broker, Austbrokers RWA, in the New South Wales Supreme Court.
Alistair Little is a key practitioner for professional indemnity matters, acting for both insurers and insureds. He has particularly notable experience of handling litigation concerning D&O policy extension issues such as defamation, employment liability and fidelity cover.