Insurance Law

At Rostron Carlyle, our lawyers have expertise in the area of insurance law and risk, along with a deep understanding of the industry and strong professional links. Through utilising this knowledge, our lawyers are able to appreciate the challenges faced by their clients and provide practical, cost-effective solutions which support their evolving needs.

With offices in both Brisbane and Sydney, we have acted on behalf of parties including insurers, reinsurers, brokers, government bodies, corporations and administrators in both contentious and non-contentious matters.

The services provided by the firm’s insurance practice include:

  • Claims litigation.
  • Defending fraudulent claims.
  • Reinsurance advice.
  • Advising insurers on claims from a financial risk standpoint.
  • Initiating and defending contribution proceedings between insurers and agents.
  • Providing advice regarding the interpretation of legislation and regulations with respect to insurance.
  • Providing advice on product guarantee and recall policies.
  • Advice regarding director’s and officer’s liability.
  • Construction and mining insurance claims.
  • Motor vehicle insurance claims and accidents.
  • Defending actions brought by insurers in respect of motor vehicle assessments.
  • Workers’ compensation claims.
  • Local authority liability.

Further, our team has a proven reputation in assisting clients in all aspects of insurance and debt recovery litigation including:

  • Letters of Demand
  • Registration and Company Searches.
  • Online, same-day issuing of Claims and Statements of Claim throughout Australia.
  • Defending proceedings in all Australian Jurisdictions.
  • Obtaining Judgment.
  • Conducting Enforcement Hearings and Issuing Warrants.