Cozen O’Connor: Legal 500 UK Ranks Cozen O’Connor’s London Insurance Practice

Legal 500 UK Ranks Cozen O’Connor’s London Insurance Practice

Friday, December 28, 2018

LONDON - December 28, 2018 - Legal 500, considered one of the most comprehensive worldwide qualitative guides available on lawyers and law firms, has ranked Cozen O'Connor Band 5 in United Kingdom – London – Insurance – Insurance and Reinsurance category.
 
According to The Legal 500 United Kingdom, “Cozen O'Connor ‘has good geographic spread and is responsive to questions’; it is well positioned to assist clients with cross-border claims, litigation and regulatory issues and handle insurance matters in more than 40 jurisdictions, including the UK, Europe, Asia, South America, Australia, and Africa.” Legal 500 United Kingdom also highlighted the groups particular focus “representing underwriters in complex coverage litigation, focusing on international property and casualty, aviation, mining, power, oil and gas, construction, and political risk insurance.” 
 
Individually, practice head Paul Dowsey was singled out for advising more than 15 insurers in respect of a potentially very large engineering loss in Latin America with a possible claim in excess of $300 million; the matter eventually came to a successful conclusion.  
 
The Legal 500 United Kingdom is considered the leading guide to law firms and solicitors in the UK and their guide offers those buying legal services in the UK, reliable and up-to-date information on law firms. These rankings reflect detailed analysis of law firm submissions and thousands of interviews with GCs and private practice lawyers, conducted by our team of experienced researchers in accordance with their guidelines. In addition to ranking law firms and listing leading individuals by location and practice area to help in-house counsel make an informed choice, the guide also allows law firms to benchmark their own performance against their peers. Every firm ranked — and individual mentioned — in the UK Legal 500 UK Solicitors guide is “recommended.”

 

About Cozen O’Connor

Established in 1970, Cozen O’Connor has more than 750 attorneys who help clients manage risk and make better business decisions. The firm counsels clients on their most sophisticated legal matters in all areas of the law, including litigation, corporate, and regulatory law. Representing a broad array of leading global corporations and middle market companies, Cozen O’Connor services its clients’ needs through 29 offices across two continents.

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