- A Recommended Lawyer for 'Insurance (Australia)'
The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2020
Jonathon is a Special Counsel with over 15 years litigation and insurance experience in property/ energy, subrogated claims, financial lines, and general commercial litigation. He has practised law in Australia, the UK and New Zealand. He has specialist expertise in construction/ industrial risks insurance, fraud, professional indemnity and recoveries. He regularly acts for Australian and European insurers in these areas.
Through his regular management of claims at a senior level, Jonathon frequently reports directly to insurers and other key stakeholders, including overseas head offices, co-insurers, reinsurers, adjusters and brokers.
With his highly technical knowledge and significant commercial expertise, Jonathon is often instructed in both the indemnity and recovery aspects of a loss, especially in the power/ energy class or fraud space. He also has extensive experience advising on coverage or defending professional indemnity and directors & officers’ claims.