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Our team of Australia's leading insurance law specialists is built to deliver value and results

Insurance law is our core business and our national team of specialists has expertise across all commercial lines of insurance and industries. We assist over 65 different insurers, as well as brokers, cover holders, underwriting agencies, TPA’s and self-insured.

Your values and standards

Building a strong and enduring relationship with you is paramount, and we are constantly adapting to your changing needs.

We see ourselves as an extension of you, and we hold ourselves accountable to your standards and values. This applies not only to the quality and value of the legal work we provide, but also the way in which we interact with and support your claims teams, insureds, brokers and the wider stakeholders. Our unwavering commitment is to achieve the most positive, cost effective outcome for you and your insureds.

Technical expertise

Appointing Gilchrist Connell gives you access to some of the country’s leading minds in insurance law. We advise on the largest and most complex claims and coverage issues. We are also commercial and understand the drivers facing the insurance industry. For more routine claims, we have developed streamlined platforms to deliver the most cost effective solutions.

We have expertise across all commercial lines of insurance:

Cyber & IT
Directors & Officers
Financial Institutions
Health & Medical
General Liability
Life & TPD
Professional Indemnity
Warranty & Indemnity
Workers Compensation

We have specific expertise drafting policies and endorsements and providing complex coverage advice, including advising global insurers participating in multi-national insurance programs.

We also assist insurers with recoveries across all lines of insurance, including dual and double insurance issues.

Global reach

With around 80 lawyers across five offices, we work across all Australian jurisdictions. We also have proven experience assisting clients with claims in New Zealand, Asia, Europe and the US. We work with the Lloyd’s market on a subscription platform.

Contact us to discuss how we can assist you