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Managing Partner: Stuart Hill
Number of partners: 6
Number of assistant solicitors: 5
Number of other fee earners: 2
AREAS OF PRACTICE
Property & Business Interruption
THE FIRM Wynterhill is a highly experienced niche practice created for one purpose: to serve the needs of policyholders in respect of any unusual or complex insurance coverage issue.
Wynterhill’s partners are seasoned coverage lawyers who have not only drafted and negotiated policy wordings for major clients, but have guided insurance disputes from first notification to the highest appellate courts of the UK and abroad.
The firm works very closely with many of the UKs Top 100 insurance brokers.
PRINCIPAL AREAS OF WORK Wynterhill is known for its policy drafting, advising on and drafting complex notifications and resolving coverage disputes in the following sectors:
Construction (CAR, D&B, PL/EL, Plant and Machinery, Project Insurance); Financial Lines (D&O, PI, Crime, PTL); Property and Business Interruption; Trade Credit Insurance; Political Risk; Reinsurance; and anything related to the Financial Ombudsman.
CLIENTS Wynterhill has advised a broad range of clients including: accountants, commercial landlords, construction companies (and sub-contractors), directors and officers, financial institutions (including banks and wealth management companies), HNWIs, international insurance brokers, IFAs, professionals, Lloyd’s coverholders, manufacturers, renewable energy businesses, solicitors, surveyors and waste management businesses.
INTERNATIONAL The firm has been retained by lawyers in a number of foreign or offshore jurisdictions to advise their international clients with matters involving English Law.
RECRUITMENT Chris Dunlop, Roger Jones and Ric Wightman have all joined the firm over the last 12 months from well- known insurer firms or insurers.