At Wotton + Kearney, we combine the best of our local and international legal expertise with our deep knowledge of the insurance industry to help insurers and their customers solve their biggest challenges.

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20 years ago, Wotton + Kearney began with a vision to service one sector – insurance. Hear how we plan to keep growing to better partner with our clients and lead positive change to be a truly responsible business.

Cladding decision highlights need for plaintiff’s specific proof

Strata Plan 92450 v JKN Para 1 Pty Ltd & Toplace Pty Ltd [2022] NSWSC The Supreme Court of NSW recently handed down a decision on a damages claim regarding building cladding. The Court found that the plaintiff had failed to demonstrate that cladding was combustible and that an ‘alternative solution’ could not be performed to make it comply with the Building Code of Australia. W+K construction PI specialists Robert ...

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Cladding decision highlights need for plaintiff’s specific proof

Strata Plan 92450 v JKN Para 1 Pty Ltd & Toplace Pty Ltd [2022] NSWSC The Supreme Court of NSW recently handed down a decision on a damages claim regarding building cladding. The Court found that the plaintiff had failed to demonstrate that cladding was combustible and that an ‘alternative solution’ could not be performed to make it comply with the Building Code of Australia. W+K construction PI specialists Robert ...

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Our global network

Five of the world’s leading insurance law firms have joined forces to deliver legal services for insurers and their global clients.

Established to meet the legal needs of the growing multinational insurance market, Legalign Global employs an innovative legal services business model for the insurance sector delivered seamlessly across jurisdictions by best-in-region law firms that share consistent, unparalleled service standards.

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Wotton + Kearney offers you the opportunity to work with some of Australia and New Zealand’s leading insurance companies, government agencies and non-profit organisations on their most important customer challenges.

We are a growing community of professionals across our 6 offices that can help you realise your career potential, where your talents are nurtured and where you will get the support and tools you need to help shape the future of insurance law.