Senior Associate in the Healthcare Department specialising in medical malpractice.
Ben is an experienced insurance litigator practising in the healthcare sector advising on and managing negligence claims on behalf of medical and dental practitioners, NHS Trusts, aged care service providers, private medical service providers and various insurers/brokers. He also has experience in the defence of public liability, industrial disease, and professional negligence claims.
In addition, Ben has been instructed on behalf of professionals in regulatory and disciplinary proceedings before various regulatory bodies, including the Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service, the General Dental Council, and the Nursing and Midwifery Council. Ben has also assisted professionals in relation to workplace disciplinary hearings and criminal proceedings, as well as appearing at Inquests.
Ben also reviews insurance contracts and advises on policy scope, policy wording and indemnity issues.
Ben is qualified as a solicitor in Australia and the U.K.
Insurance & Reinsurance