For over 16 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 technology, medical and food/drink sectors, public liability claims involving SME’s, large multinationals, local authorities and educational establishments and a wide range of claims under D&O policies.
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 as a 'brilliant' key individual in the Legal 500.
Weightmans LLP successfully defended a claim brought by Hiscox