Patrick is a Partner in our Sydney office, with extensive expertise in directors & officers and professional indemnity claims and coverage issues.
Patrick Boardman is a heavyweight; a strategist; a go-to for insurance.
Legal 500, Insurance, 2023
Patrick is the consummate professional, he has everything technically, and he is a leader. He has the gravitas in the market, and he also thinks 360 degrees, is sensitive to his clients’ needs and is incredibly effective.
Chambers and Partners, Insurance, 2024
Patrick is engaged by insurer and insured clients to help them resolve directors & officers and professional indemnity claims and coverage issues, particularly litigated claims against financial companies and professionals, and fraud and fidelity matters.
Patrick is known for providing measured advice to directors and officers in large claims, during ASIC/ACCC investigations and prosecutions, and at Royal Commissions. He is regularly trusted by multi-national insurers to handle high-profile class actions and shareholder disputes.
Patrick is a regular presenter at industry forums and author of papers on industry trends affecting the future of insurance law. He is also an active committee member of APIG.
Patrick is recognised by Insurance Business Australia as a 5-Star Insurance Lawyer and recommended by Chambers & Partners 2024 in Insurance.
Directors & Officers
Regulatory & Investigations