Insurers face increasing pressure in terms of rates and ultimate profitability. When the rising cost of claims is added to ever changing regulations, executing the right strategies for success has never been more important.

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Working both in the UK and internationally we’re one of the largest specialist insurance teams in the UK, supporting both the public and private sectors. 

Our experts begin with an in-depth analysis of your claims profiles, as well as the trends and associated costs. We use market-leading, innovative technology to support a sustainable, excellent service – using the latest extranet technology so you can have real-time access to your own, bespoke claims management information (MI). This MI can be used to analyse claims as they arise, support accident prevention strategies and reduce risk overall. 

We take the time to know every client we work with. To understanding your needs, objectives and ways of working – in particular the ultimate objective of delivering the indemnity savings and insight needed to mitigate claims and litigation frequency. 

We provide an approachable, tailored service that supports you in achieving your strategic objectives faster and more cost effectively. 

Our clients include some of the UK's largest and well-known insurers, adjusters and corporates, including Ageas, Aviva, Chubb, Inter Hannover, Markerstudy Group, QBE, RSA, Travelers and Zurich. 

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Some of our experts

Paul Berry

Partner - CEO of Insurance Services

I am the CEO of Insurance Services at DWF.


Caroline Coates

Partner - Head of Insurance / Executive Partner (Birmingham)

I am Executive Partner of the Birmingham office and I head up the insurance sector for DWF nationally. I specialise in product liability cases, complex employers’ liability and public liability claims for automotive, manufacturing, utility and public sector clients.

Glyn Jones


I am Head of the Catastrophic Injury team within DWF and also Head of our Leeds Insurance department.


Nigel Teasdale

Partner - Head of Motor, Fraud, Costs and Claimant Teams

I am Head of the Motor, Fraud, Costs and Claimant teams at DWF and am responsible for the operational delivery of those teams. My background is in dealing with motor claims, particularly large loss.


Antony Marsh

Partner - Head of Professional Indemnity

I head up the Professional Indemnity & Commercial Insurance Practice Group. The group handles a wide range of professional indemnity and commercial insurance matters from offices across the UK and Ireland.


Jonathan Moss

Partner - Head of Transport Sector

I act for international traders, charterers, shipowners, insurers and reinsurers, handling commercial disputes often concerning high profile, international incidents. I am ranked in three separate areas of practice in the leading, global legal directories.

Mark Whittaker

Partner - Head of Casualty and Occupational Health Team (London)

I am a London based partner and head of the Occupational Health and Casualty team, within the firm’s leading Insurance team.

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