Francis’s practice and experience covers a wide range of insurance and reinsurance sectors, mainly dealing with dispute, advice and coverage issues, with particular experience in energy, professional indemnity, political risks/contract frustration, commercial property, financial institutions/D&O, pharmaceutical/product liability, contingency risks, binding authorities, a range of reinsurances such as marine excess of loss market and MGA’s. Over the years he has been involved in a wide range of contractual disputes involving these types of insurances/reinsurances.
Over the years Francis has been involved in some of the most important and significant insurance and reinsurance cases and authorities that have been decided either by arbitration or the London Commercial Court.
Francis is listed in 'Chambers & Partners', 'The International Who’s Who of Insurance & Reinsurance Lawyers', 'Super Lawyers' and 'Best Lawyers in the United Kingdom for Insurance Law work'.
"Francis is an exceptionally strong lawyer with a talent for making the exceptionally complicated understandable."
"He is highly commercial and vastly knowledgeable."
"We use Francis Mackie who is always available, client focused and gives thorough, appropriate advice."
"Francis Mackie – terrific service and sound advice. Terrific client advocate."