For over 17 years, Simon has specialised in policy coverage and related disputes, acting exclusively for insurers.
Simon has considerable experience in a wide range of property and casualty work. His broad practice includes property damage losses (both first and third party, often relating to construction and engineering risks), product liability/recall claims spanning the construction, technology, medical and food/drink sectors, public liability claims involving SMEs, large multinationals, local authorities and educational establishments.
Simon also has extensive non-contentious insurance experience – recently, he was retained by a major London Market insurer to create a suite of modular insurance products covering first party property and business interruption, healthcare, cyber, professional liability, contractors all risks and management liability.
He is listed in the Legal 500 as a 'brilliant' key individual, 'a property and casualty expert' (Insurance and Reinsurance Litigation) and 'a key contact for insurers' (Product Liability: Defendant).
Insurers are fielding large volumes of queries from concerned business owners regarding cover under business interruption.
In multi party litigation arising from fire damage, Feltham Construction appealed against an order granting summary judgement in favour of the…