Julian has over a dozen years' experience as a specialist insurance and reinsurance lawyer in Sydney and Singapore, having also worked in-house with Australia’s largest general insurer.
He has particular expertise in large property, construction and business interruption claims, often with a cross-jurisdictional element. He has worked in Singapore and the greater Asian region for over a decade, and has advised Re/Insurers on large losses arising from most of the major natural catastrophes in the region during that period.
Julian was named as an outstanding lawyer in the Gracechurch Asia-Pacific Insurance Law Report 2017, with clients praising his "familiarity with the local market", and noting that "his technical skills are very good, and he has a good network".
Julian’s recent experience also includes:
Advising on reinsurance disputes arising in Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia;
Pursuing significant recoveries on behalf of insurers and reinsurers;
Drafting property and liability policy wordings for insurers and captives;
Advising and acting in professional indemnity matters involving property managing agents, solicitors and insurance brokers; and
Conducting arbitrations under various institutional rule sets.