By DAC Beachcroft


Published 20 May 2022


International law firm DAC Beachcroft is pleased to announce it has been appointed to join the new legal claims panel of Hastings Direct, the agile, data and digitally-focussed UK general insurance provider. This further consolidates the firm’s position as the market-leading claims law firm servicing the UK insurance industry. 

The appointment sees DAC Beachcroft’s Claims Solutions Group handle counter fraud, bodily injury, third party property damage and credit hire claims for Hastings Direct, with effect from 1 April 2022 for an initial three year period. 

Craig Dickson, CEO of DAC Beachcroft Claims Solutions Group, commented, “We have long aspired to act for Hastings Direct, so are delighted to have secured this appointment to its legal claims panel.  Hastings is one of the UK’s fastest-growing tech and data-driven insurance providers, and we’re looking forward to working together to deliver practical, and simple, claims handling solutions.

“There are strong synergies between our respective businesses, with the same shared values and ambitions.  We place huge importance on building strong and enduring relationships with our clients, and will be working hard to do so at all levels within Hastings.” 

DAC Beachcroft has one of the largest insurance practices of any law firm in the UK, operating from eleven UK locations, as well as internationally from offices in Ireland, Spain, France, the United States, Singapore, Mexico, Colombia, and Chile. Its UK Claims Solutions Business acts for 19 of the top 20 UK insurers and a growing number of corporate clients, resolving casualty, motor, property, regulatory and strategic litigation claims.

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