News & Media

In the first of a series of Q&As with our recently promoted senior lawyers we get to know Melbourne partner and financial lines specialist Ed O’Brien.

The world around us is changing daily. To continue to deliver fresh perspectives that meet your diverse business needs, we are pleased to announce the promotion of seven senior lawyers in Australia from 1 July 2018, including three new partners … Read More

Heidi Nash Smith, Partner at W+K, has been awarded the prestigious Lawyers Weekly ‘Pro Bono Partner of The Year’ Award last Friday evening. Chosen from an exceptional list of pro bono candidates, Heidi has been responsible for growing the W+K … Read More

Congratulations to Wotton + Kearney Partners, Charles Simon and Richard Johnson who were awarded with the ANZIIF 2017 EE Vines Memorial Award, for their article “Concussion in Sport: Insurers be Alert, Not Alarmed”. The award has been in place since 1956 … Read More

You may be aware that each year Insurance Business Editor recognises innovators and influencers in general insurance – culminating in “The Hot List”. Now in its fifth year, the list comprises of 40 leaders who are preparing the industry for … Read More

We are delighted that Wotton + Kearney has again been recognised in both the Chambers and Partners Asia Pacific, and The Legal 500 Asia Pacific directories for our specialist insurance expertise alongside full service top tier and international law firms … Read More

We are pleased to advise of an exciting development at Wotton + Kearney that will allow us to partner more effectively with our clients and produce better legal solutions as part of the Legalign Global alliance. This development results from … Read More

Wotton + Kearney and APIG are delighted to announce that Mitchell Spurr, Complex Claims Examiner at AIG has won the 2017 W+K APIG Scholarship. Now in its third year, the primary objective of the scholarship is to attract talent to the legal insurance … Read More

We are very pleased to announce our first ever secondment through the Legalign Global alliance with DAC Beachcroft in London. W+K Melbourne Associate Christy Mellifont will be relocating on August 28 to join DACB’s international Insurance Group in London. She … Read More

Former internally displaced orphan from Kenya takes out men’s first spot in The Outback Marathon After Neville ‘Ken’ Kennedy travelled 10,636 kms from Kenya to compete in the world renowned race in Uluru last weekend, he finished first in near … Read More