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John joined YPOL in 2020 and has extensive experience in insurance litigation acting for both local and international insurers and underwriting agencies. He has acted for a variety of insureds including state and local government entities, commercial and residential occupiers, head and sub-contractors in construction-related matters, licensed hotels and security contractors and various qualified professionals.

Before joining YPOL Lawyers, John also worked in a number of other specialist insurance litigations firms and his areas of expertise include:

  • general insurance law
  • professional indemnity claims
  • products and public liability claims
  • subrogated recovery actions

Examples of John’s recent experience include:

  • acting in numerous professional indemnity claims against solicitors and other qualified professionals;
  • defending liability claims for both personal injury and property damage in NSW, Queensland and the ACT;
  • acting for head and subcontractors in relation to construction site accidents and navigating complex dual insurance disputes;
  • acting for hotels/clubs and security contractors defending liability claims arising from assaults; and
  • assisting with complicated coverage advice in professional indemnity claims against large financial institutions;

John is a member of the Law Society of New South Wales and the Australian Insurance Law Association

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