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About our insurance team

We are trusted advisors to the insurance sector, working alongside insurers, policyholders, brokers and public bodies, with over £1 billion of clients’ reserves under our stewardship.  We help our clients manage risk early, provide excellence in claims resolution and post risk support.

Our clients have a real confidence in our ability to understand their very specific business models and culture. This is underpinned by our delivery of an exceptional service at the right price. 

  • Clients – we act for more than 60 insurance clients, with over £1 billion of clients’ reserves under our stewardship.
  • Large national dedicated team - driven out of our five office network – Birmingham, Exeter, London, Manchester and Nottingham.
  • Specialist advice – our specialist teams provide a complete range of insurance claims management, including EL/PL, abuse, professional indemnity, coverage disputes, cybersecurity, financial institutions insurance, motor and medical malpractice. Find out more 
  • Full service – we combine our extensive knowledge of the insurance sector with our broader commercial expertise to advise insurers, brokers and other market participants in relation to all aspects of their business. Find out more
  • Recognised for our legal expertise and exceptional client service – with a three star rating from IIC, tier 1 rankings in Legal 500 for professional negligence and personal injury. We are seen as the ‘go to’ firm for abuse claims; regarded as leaders in new, emerging issues and highly rated by our clients for policy coverage, drafting wordings, catastrophic injury and regulatory claims. We are recommended by leading broker networks to their members as a “go-to” firm.
  • Meaningful management information and matter intelligence - informing underwriting and claims decisions and providing future guidance for claims teams.
  • Bespoke training – we tailor content by sector and topic to help reduce the incidence of claims and strengthen relationships. We’ve also developed a dedicated insurance portal with a wealth of training resources.

Sometimes you just need a lawyer, but you’ll want to do business with us.

Jonathan Newbold

Jonathan Newbold

Partner and Head of Financial Services & Insurance

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