Contract and Insurance Law
36 Commercial’s barristers are regularly instructed as advocates in complex commercial, insurance, corporate and international litigation, and appellate cases in the English and overseas courts. We are known for our expertise in contract disputes of all varieties, particularly those engaging cross-border and/or multi-jurisdictional issues.
Our members advise on a wide range of issues arising from the COVID-19 pandemic and data protection breaches.
We have also provided advice on construction of insurance policy wordings and have been instructed to act in coverage disputes and subrogation actions in jurisdictions throughout the world, including, cyber, D&O, construction, property damage, business interruption, engineering, public liability, professional liability, E&O, political risks, health & safety and professional negligence.
Our members have extensive experience in advising and acting for international insurers and reinsurers (including Lloyd’s syndicates) in relation to back-to-back, follow the settlements, claims cooperation and control clauses as well as the operation of multi jurisdictional reinsurance arbitration clauses. We regularly act for re/insurers and policyholders on coverage disputes involving dishonesty, fraud, misrepresentation, non disclosure, avoidance, breaches of warranty and conditions precedent.
36 Commercial also provides market-leading non-contentious commercial contracts services, from drafting and negotiating bespoke agreements for businesses to advising on compliance, FOIA, data protection, and associated regulatory matters.