About the Sector

We have in depth expertise in the complex area of professional indemnity, acting for several global insurance companies in defending solicitors, construction professionals, accountants and property professionals. We provide practical commercial advice to insurers and to the professionals we represent. Our policy is to resolve claims pragmatically through project management techniques, while exploring all forms of dispute resolution.

Our Services

  • Coverage disputes
  • Assessing liability and quantum
  • Project management of claims
  • ADR specialists: mediation, conciliation, adjudication and arbitration
  • Regulatory advices and legal assessor role
  • Representation at disciplinary proceedings

Our Experience

  • Representing global insurer in over 20 x solicitor professional indemnity claims ranging in value from €3m to €100,000
  • Representing global insurer in 10 x architect professional indemnity claims ranging in value from €2m to €75,000
  • Representing global insurers in insurance arbitration
  • Appointed mediator and arbitrator to 10 claims to date
  • Represented 25 x accountants before CARB
  • Regular speaker at auctioneer and valuer legal risk topics

Our Clients

We primarily advise global insurance companies and major insurers of professionals as well as professional regulatory bodies and professionals.

Your Contacts

Larry Fenelon

Head of Dispute Resolution

T: +353 1 639 3000

DDI: +353 1 632 3110

Email: ireland@ogier.com