Simon focuses on (re)insurance claims resolution (coverage and defence): mainly non-marine liability (including professional lines and product liability) trade credit and facultative and treaty reinsurance.
Over the years, Simon has handled a wide variety of claims arising out of a broad spectrum of (re)insurance products ranging from PI, D&O, and general liability programmes to the more esoteric products such as ultimate stop loss reinsurance and residual value insurance.
Simon is currently handling a number of D&O, PI, PL, and contingency cases in the UK and further afield. He has extensive experience of ADR and regularly speaks at seminars and conferences.
Acting for Excess of Loss Insurers and/or Reinsurers in high value multi jurisdictional PI and D&O disputes, including addressing issues between Layers.
Acting for Contingency Insurers on coverage issues arising out of COVD-19.
Acting for and against Coverholders/MGAs in respect of allegations of breach of underwriting authority and/or breaches of duty.
Acting for Trade Credit Insurers where coverage was disputed in connection with breaches of policy terms and conditions.
Acting for Brokers on a range of cases arising out of alleged breaches of duty in the placing of various risks into the London Market.
Acting for Insureds in defending product liability claims in the UK and abroad.