Laura is a Legal Director in the Professional and Financial Disputes team, advising on coverage issues, disputes and advisory matters across all forms of financial lines and directors’ and officers’ liability insurance.
Laura is an insurance coverage specialist, advising London market and international insurers on all forms of financial lines and directors’ and officers’ liability insurance, with claims experience across Europe, North America and the Middle East.
Laura's practice includes advising insurers on several high profile FI/D&O matters, including claims arising from the subprime crisis, the interest rates manipulation scandal and various bank bail-outs during the global financial crisis. Laura has also advised insurers on a number of commercial D&O matters, often involving multi-jurisdictional investigations into issues such as antitrust, bribery and corruption. She has been engaged in relation to advising insurers on a number of high-value derivative proceedings and securities class actions involving Israeli companies and their D&Os. Laura also has experience of working with insurers in relation to the drafting of policy wordings.
Laura has also spent three years working in Clyde & Co’s Dubai office, as well as spending six months on secondment to the financial lines claim team of a London market insurer.
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