Carter Newell joins Insurance Law Global

Insurance Law Global (ILG) member firms are recognised for their expertise and ranked as top tier firms by leading agencies including Chambers and Partners, Legal 500 and Best Lawyers.

“We are thrilled to expand our international reach into the continent of Australia with the addition of Carter Newell,” said Kieran Jones, partner at Weightmans LLP and a member of ILG’s Board of Directors. “The firm’s innovative approach to claims management has heralded its growth and success as one of the leading law practices in Australia, and we are excited to bring this capability to ILG clients.”

Managing Partner Paul Hopkins, and construction and engineering insurance partner Patrick Mead will serve as the lead contacts within the network.

“We are very excited to join the Insurance Law Global Network,” Mr Hopkins said. “Having provided dedicated insurance legal services to the insurance market for more than 30 years in Australia, acting for Australian and international insurers, underwriters and brokers, joining this network will enable Carter Newell to continue to serve these clients and work with other network members to provide a seamless worldwide service to the insurance industry.”


Launched in March 2017, ILG law firm members include Weightmans (United Kingdom), Blaney McMurtry (Canada), LC Rodrigo Abogados (Spain), Ekelmans & Meijer (The Netherlands), AGB (Mexico), and Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin (USA). Collectively, ILG has bases in 30 cities across six countries. The firms collaborate on a non-exclusive basis to help clients respond to the challenges presented by globalization and the increasingly dynamic political and environmental landscape.


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