General Insurance Claims

MinterEllison is the only top tier firm with a thriving, national insurance and corporate risk claims practice. We act for a broad group of domestic and international insurers, statutory authorities and captive insurers. We are consistently described by our clients as pre-eminent in managing their claims across all classes of business but with particular focus on professional indemnity, directors and officers’ liability, public and product liability, medical malpractice, dust diseases, property and industrial special risks (ISR) and defamation.

Our experts in each of these business lines are valued by clients for their ability to grapple with highly technical issues and to provide excellent outcomes and value for money.

  • AB+F Insurance Awards
    Insurance Law Firm of the Year 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016
  • Legal 500 Asia Pacific - Insurance
    The ‘excellent’ Minter Ellison provides ‘succinct advice’. The team handled insurance matters in relation to the firm’s advice to the New South Wales Treasury in the $5.1bn Port Botany and Port Kembla refinancing.
  • Best Lawyers 2013
    The depth and strength of Minter Ellison's team in Australia has been recognised by this year's list of Best Lawyers, announced today by Best Lawyers® and published by the Australian Financial Review.
  • Chambers Asia Pacific / Chambers Global - Insurance
    'All of it has been excellent, they have technical expertise, are easy to deal with, give a timely response and demonstrate business acumen. They know not just to answer the question in front of them but also to see how that fits into the broader picture.'
  • ANZIIF Law Firm of the Year
    Winners 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2011