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Supporting your business at all levels

What is involved?

Preparing for the future is essential – insurance delivers more than just peace of mind, it is about protecting your business and your assets. Insurance lawyers need an expert eye and an in-depth understanding of risk.

Whether you’re a company that deals solely with insurance, or you’re reviewing your business insurance policy, we can help you.

You may be in the middle of a dispute or weighing up potential risks. Either way, we can ensure you a cost-effective solution. Seek advice and don’t leave it up to chance. You may be an insurance professional or insurance company in need of external expertise and resource. This could involve a particular issue, or you may be looking for a full claims handling and dispute resolution service.

Why choose Freeths?

We advise business clients, professionals, major insurers, Lloyds syndicates, intermediaries, brokers and loss adjustors in relation to insurance policy wording, claims and coverage disputes.

  • Our experienced team of insurance lawyers are rated highly in The Legal 500 and Chambers
  • We tackle complex cases with a thorough but practical approach, saving you time and money
  • We’re strong and reliable in dealing with claims, whether in litigation or by mediation and ADR
  • We stay up-to-date with the latest industry knowledge and use the leading technology
  • We provide insightful solutions, whether you are a commercial business or a global insurance company

Our advice covers employers and public liability, professional negligence, directors & officers liability, property and casualty, policy coverage, subrogated recoveries, commercial disputes and mediation. We are experts in handling insurance claims. We advise on coverage issues such as notification, policy response, scope of cover, conditions, exclusions, aggregation and dishonesty.

If you’re not in the sector, we’ll help make insurance law seem less of a can of worms. If you’re an insurance professional, we’ll support your business and lighten your load. Either way, our professional, client-based approach ensures that we will achieve the best result for you.

Meet the team

Insurance Lawyers

Matthew Bacon - Personal Injury Lawyer

Matthew Bacon

0186 578 1077

Clare Bellis, Director

Clare Bellis

0186 578 1058

Richard Beverley, Manageing Partner - Birmingham

Richard Beverley

0845 634 2577

Paul Brown, Associate

Paul Brown
Senior Associate

0186 578 1020

Paul Chadder - Personal Injury Lawyer

Paul Chadder

0186 578 1006

Duncan Crine, Partner

Duncan Crine

01865 781 054

Adam Edwards, Director

Adam Edwards

0845 274 6909

Sarah Foster - Dispute Resolution Lawyer

Sarah Foster

0186 578 1055

Sally Goodger - Dispute Resolution Lawyer

Sally Goodger
Senior Associate

0186 578 1061

Peter Hill, Partner

Peter Hill

0845 128 6984

Daniel Meyer - Banking & Finance Lawyer

Daniel Meyer

0845 404 4147

Charles Powell - Compliance Lawyer

Charles Powell

0845 274 6921

Mona Schroedel - Disupte Resolution

Mona Schroedel
Senior Associate

0186 578 1057

Rosalyn Shephard, Associate

Rosalyn Shephard

01865 781 023

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"A pragmatic and commercially aware lawyer who is also prepared to take a robust position."

(Chambers & Partners)

"Insurers, brokers and intermediaries rely on the dispute resolution and mediation skills of Charles Powell."

(The Legal 500)

"Your team have all put a very substantial amount of effort into this case. The imagination and expertise have been quite magnificent."

(British Gypsum)

"Right on top of their cases and as proactive lawyers as you will find - thorough but pragmatic."

(Markel UK Limited)

"We are extremely grateful for your thoroughness, guidance, and advice, and believe that these skills are instrumental to your success."

(AmTrust Europe Limited)

"Sensitive and professional advice consistently given on litigation arising from professional negligence within the financial services sector."

(Giles Insurance Brokers)

"Your professional and consistent approach secures significant costs savings to our clients."

(Crawford & Company Adjusters UK Ltd)

Client service

‘Doing the right thing’ is at the heart of Freeths. Find out more about our excellent client service and the strong set of values that guide the way we work.

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Talk to us

Freeths are a leading national law firm with 13 offices across the UK. If you have a query about our services or just want to find out more, why not give us a call?

Contact: 03301 001 014

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