We advise clients in relation to their dealings with insurance companies and insurance brokers, including advice and assistance in disputes over insurance claims and litigation matters where insurers are involved.
We have acted in disputes before the Australian Financial Complaints Authority (AFCA) and have successfully assisted clients who have had claims refused or have found themselves without the insurance coverage they thought they had.
Our team can also assist in advising on insurance coverage if a claim is made against you. We can liaise with your insurer and provide practical guidance to ensure that you are aware of and receive the protection of the full scope of your coverage and your ability to make a claim for all costs, including legal, arising from a professional negligence action.
Advising on the application and interpretation of insurance policies and the practical implications for clients seeking to make a claim.
Providing guidance for negotiations arising from disputed claims. We have acted in disputes relating to professional indemnity, contract works, property damage, and motor vehicle claims.
Assisting clients in negotiating disputed claims with insurers and navigating insurers’ internal dispute resolution processes
Advising on and assisting clients in disputes with insurance companies through external dispute resolution processes, including disputes referred to AFCA.