Insurance Business – Recognition in 2018 “Hot List”

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 tomorrow, through their investment in anticipating and planning for the many challenges ahead the insurance […]

W+K awarded highest rankings in preeminent legal market reviews

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 in both Australia and New Zealand. These rankings are developed based on independent research with […]

W+K Announces New Zealand Team

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 a recognition that the writing of insurance business is not confined by national boundaries and […]

W+K APIG Scholarship Winner Announced

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 industry through the recognition of outstanding contribution. It is open to current […]

Kennecott: One of the Biggest Mining Claims Globally in Recent History

ABOUT The Bingham Canyon Mine (also referred to as Kennecott Copper Mine), is an open-pit mining operation extracting a large copper deposit in Utah, in the United States. The mine has been in production since 1906, and has resulted in the creation of a pit over 0.6 miles (970 m) deep, 2.5 miles (4 km) […]

W+K first secondment through the Legalign Global alliance

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 will spend six months on secondment with a global insurance company and a further six […]

William Robinson named as one of the 2017 Insurance Business Young Guns

We are thrilled to announce that W+K Perth Partner William Robinson was named as one of the 2017 Insurance Business Young Guns. The Insurance Business magazine recently turned to their readers to nominate up-and-comers in their businesses, and received a plethora of top-calibre entries from across Australia. To be named as one of the talented […]

W+K Sponsor the Rowing NSW 2017 Support the Crew Fundraiser Dinner

W+K were proud to be a sponsor of the Rowing NSW 2017 Support the Crew Fundraiser Dinner held on July 15, which was held to directly support NSW Athletes selected to represent Australia in rowing in Bulgaria, Lithuania and New Zealand. On behalf of all of us at W+K we wish the Australian representative teams […]

W+K Announced as Finalist in ANZIIF Industry Awards

The ANZIIF Australian Insurance Industry Awards is a celebration of excellence, professionalism and community and known to be the foremost awards event in insurance. Co-hosted by ANZIIF and Asia Insurance Review, it is now in its fourteenth year. We are delighted to announce that Wotton + Kearney has been shortlisted as a finalist for the […]

2017 Wotton + Kearney senior promotions

We are pleased to announce nine promotions including four to the partnership, the most significant in our firm’s history. Our new partners are Suzanne Craig, Greg Carruthers-Smith, Katie Shanks and William Robinson. These additions herald our firm’s continued commitment to be the premier insurance law firm in the Australasian market and at the same time, […]