Solicitors’ Professional Indemnity Insurance: Trends, Changes and Claims

16 Oct 2014, 12:00 am

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Having to notify a circumstance or claim to a professional indemnity insurer is an occupational hazard of professional life.

At a time of great change in the market John de Waal QC and two speakers from Aon, James Frost a director of Aon’s Professional Services Group and Stewart Muirhead, a solicitor and manager of Aon Claims Solutions will discuss the SRA’s proposed changes to compulsory PI insurance, trends in notifications, and include a refresher and reminder of the basic principles and case law on the question of when circumstances and claims should be notified.

The seminar will be of interest to risk management partners and to lawyers who bring and defend claims against solicitors.

The seminar will cover:

  • Claims trends in solicitors’ PI notifications.
  • SRA’s proposed changes to solicitors’ PI insurance.
  • Case law on notification of circumstances and claims.