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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With more than 15 years specialist expertise in insurance law, our Wotton + Kearney team supports local and multi-national insurers and re-insurers across more than 20 commercial insurance lines with their policy, coverage and claims needs.

Our specialist teams have built a deep understanding of the important issues faced by both large and small businesses which rely on insurance to mitigate key business risks across more than 12 significant industry sectors.

Innovative people. Innovative ideas.

Cassandra Wills

Special Counsel
Brisbane
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Insurers face a double blow from cyber fines and claims in Australia

With anticipated new data protection laws and significant investigations underway, Australia appears set to create a data protection regime with high penalties and serious potential for third party claims. Increased enforcement, penalties and third party claims will create a rapid increase in exposure for insurers – and may put the question of whether cyber fines are insurable into the spotlight, as has happened in other jurisdictions around the world. In ...

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

Conceived and formed 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.