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Edwin Coe assists and advises clients on a wide range of disputed insurance claims arising from denial of liability and policy avoidance by insurers.

We have specialised in insurance litigation for over 35 years and are ranked as a leading firm in this area of law by leading legal directories. Our experience, coupled with our strengths in commercial and insolvency work, enable us to assist clients not only in dealing with their disputed claim, but also in coping with cash flow, trade creditors and many other related commercial problems that often arise from the delayed settlement of an insurance claim.

We receive a high level of referrals from professional intermediaries, accountants, assessors, brokers and other lawyers and we have strong connections with professionals in related fields, from barristers to forensic scientists, forensic accountants, specialist brokers and expert underwriters. Their expertise helps us to produce the best results for our clients.

Edwin Coe is proud to sponsor a special interest group within the Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters (CILA) please click here for further information about our involvement.

We advise on many issues regarding numerous sectors including: Waste Management, Print & Packaging, Hotel, Restaurants and Leisure, Pharmaceutical, Manufacturing, Construction, Engineering, Retail and Professional services.

Edwin Coe has also acted in some of the leading cases on broker’s negligence and the duties of Loss Assessors. In appropriate cases we will act on a “no win, no fee” basis.

Legal 500 2016 Ranking

  • Insurance Litigation

Contact our Insurance Litigation team
telephone: 020 7691 4000 or email: enquiries@edwincoe.com

Quotes

Head of insurance Michael Whitton, is the go-to man for coverage disputes because of his very sound judgement. He is ...
Chambers UK 2017

Head of insurance Michael Whitton, is the go-to man for coverage disputes because of his very sound judgement. He is technically impressive while also being really good with clients.

Chambers UK 2017

Roger Franklin is lauded for being commercially minded, committed and pragmatic, as well as very good with clients.
Chambers UK 2017

Roger Franklin is lauded for being commercially minded, committed and pragmatic, as well as very good with clients.

Chambers UK 2017

Nicola Maher is really good technically and very conscientious, and have never known her to call it wrong.


Chambers UK 2017

Nicola Maher is really good technically and very conscientious, and have never known her to call it wrong.

Chambers UK 2017

I always enjoy working with them: I know they'll be straight, will fight like tigers for their clients, but will also ...
Chambers UK 2017

I always enjoy working with them: I know they'll be straight, will fight like tigers for their clients, but will also recognise a sensible deal when they see one.

Chambers UK 2017

They have a reputation as very capable advisers to claimants in insured cases.


Chambers UK 2017

They have a reputation as very capable advisers to claimants in insured cases.

Chambers UK 2017

Edwin Coe LLP is a very high-quality and commercial law firm with considerable dedication and experience in handling ...
Legal 500 2016

Edwin Coe LLP is a very high-quality and commercial law firm with considerable dedication and experience in handling policyholder insurance claims.

Legal 500 2016

Michael Whitton has a unique ability to immediately focus on the key issues.


Legal 500 2016

Michael Whitton has a unique ability to immediately focus on the key issues.

Legal 500 2016

Roger Franklin is known to be excellent and has wide-ranging technical knowledge.


Legal 500 2016

Roger Franklin is known to be excellent and has wide-ranging technical knowledge.

Legal 500 2016

Nicola Maher is known to be particularly strong in the area of property insurance claims.


Legal 500 2016

Nicola Maher is known to be particularly strong in the area of property insurance claims.

Legal 500 2016

Michael Whitton can home in like an Exocet missile on what the nub of the issue is


Chambers UK 2016

Michael Whitton can home in like an Exocet missile on what the nub of the issue is

Chambers UK 2016

Roger Franklin is an accomplished commercial litigator who routinely advises claimants on professional negligence mat ...
Chambers UK 2016

Roger Franklin is an accomplished commercial litigator who routinely advises claimants on professional negligence matters. Sources note that he is a strong lawyer who provides clients with an excellent standard of advice.

Chambers UK 2016

Roger Franklin is praised as technically superb by interviewees


Chambers UK 2016

Roger Franklin is praised as technically superb by interviewees

Chambers UK 2016

Rising star Nicola Maher has a strong focus on property claims as part of a broad commercial insurance practice


Chambers UK 2016

Rising star Nicola Maher has a strong focus on property claims as part of a broad commercial insurance practice

Chambers UK 2016

They always do a good job for their clients


Chambers UK 2016

They always do a good job for their clients

Chambers UK 2016

They know all the angles and all the tactics; they know what to expect


Chambers UK 2016

They know all the angles and all the tactics; they know what to expect

Chambers UK 2016

They perform excellently on big insurance professional negligence cases


Chambers UK 2016

They perform excellently on big insurance professional negligence cases

Chambers UK 2016

Edwin Coe LLP’s team has superb business acumen; its advice is always focused on the issue and appropriate to the p ...
Legal 500 2015

Edwin Coe LLP’s team has superb business acumen; its advice is always focused on the issue and appropriate to the problem in hand

Legal 500 2015

Roger Franklin is recommended for his attention to detail and sound judgement. Clients comment that he is knowledgeab ...
Chambers UK 2015

Roger Franklin is recommended for his attention to detail and sound judgement. Clients comment that he is knowledgeable, professional and highly efficient. He is highly regarded in high-value claimant insurance matters.

Chambers UK 2015

They have insurers' respect and are a credible force, offering a very good policyholder service


Chambers UK 2015

They have insurers' respect and are a credible force, offering a very good policyholder service

Chambers UK 2015

Michael Whitton attracts praise from peers, who note - he is extremely experienced, a tough negotiator and very good ...
Chambers UK 2015

Michael Whitton attracts praise from peers, who note - he is extremely experienced, a tough negotiator and very good at extracting the best result for his clients

Chambers UK 2015

They are assured and persistent on behalf of their clients


Chambers UK 2015

They are assured and persistent on behalf of their clients

Chambers UK 2015

Roger Franklin commands respect among defence firms as a worthy opponent


Legal 500 2015

Roger Franklin commands respect among defence firms as a worthy opponent

Legal 500 2015

Nicola Maher is developing an excellent reputation in the field


Legal 500 2015

Nicola Maher is developing an excellent reputation in the field

Legal 500 2015

Michael Whitton has tremendous knowledge and expertise


Legal 500 2015

Michael Whitton has tremendous knowledge and expertise

Legal 500 2015

The level of professionalism from Edwin Coe was second to none - from beginning to end I have felt comfortable and se ...
Client Feedback Survey 2015

The level of professionalism from Edwin Coe was second to none - from beginning to end I have felt comfortable and secure

Client Feedback Survey 2015

I have nothing but praise and recommendation for your company


Client Feedback Survey 2015

I have nothing but praise and recommendation for your company

Client Feedback Survey 2015

I owe the success and victory of my case to your dedication and perseverance


Client Feedback Survey 2015

I owe the success and victory of my case to your dedication and perseverance

Client Feedback Survey 2015

Roger Franklin is incisive in his analysis of cases and cool under fire


Legal 500 2014

Roger Franklin is incisive in his analysis of cases and cool under fire

Legal 500 2014

Practice head Michael Whitton has a wealth of experience and instinctive judgement on cases


Legal 500 2014

Practice head Michael Whitton has a wealth of experience and instinctive judgement on cases

Legal 500 2014

Edwin Coe LLP’s lawyers know their insurance law inside out


Legal 500 2014

Edwin Coe LLP’s lawyers know their insurance law inside out

Legal 500 2014

Michael Whitton gives extremely, good robust advice, and is very tough in negotiations with insurers.


Chambers UK 2014

Michael Whitton gives extremely, good robust advice, and is very tough in negotiations with insurers.

Chambers UK 2014

They've been doing it for longer than anyone else, and they have a phenomenal success rate.


Chambers UK 2014

They've been doing it for longer than anyone else, and they have a phenomenal success rate.

Chambers UK 2014

You can be confident with Edwin Coe that they are experts in their area.


Chambers Directory 2014

You can be confident with Edwin Coe that they are experts in their area.

Chambers Directory 2014

Michael Whitton is praised for his client service and his ability to home in on what the issues are. For claims again ...
Chambers UK 2014

Michael Whitton is praised for his client service and his ability to home in on what the issues are. For claims against insurers, he is at the top of the tree.

Chambers UK 2014

Edwin Coe is at the top of the premier league in terms of claimant insurance litigation and professional negligence r ...
Chambers Directory 2014

Edwin Coe is at the top of the premier league in terms of claimant insurance litigation and professional negligence relating to insurance brokers.

Chambers Directory 2014

We valued the personal touch that made us not feel like a number, and you were with us every step of the way


Client Feedback Survey 2014

We valued the personal touch that made us not feel like a number, and you were with us every step of the way

Client Feedback Survey 2014

You were recommended to us and we will most definitely be recommending you to others


Client Feedback Survey 2014

You were recommended to us and we will most definitely be recommending you to others

Client Feedback Survey 2014

Both Michael Whitton and Roger Franklin are highly regarded; they know all the tactics, and have an excellent bedside ...
Legal 500 2013

Both Michael Whitton and Roger Franklin are highly regarded; they know all the tactics, and have an excellent bedside manner.

Legal 500 2013

‘This firm is expert in advising corporate clients on disputes with major insurers and brokers.


Chambers UK 2013

‘This firm is expert in advising corporate clients on disputes with major insurers and brokers.

Chambers UK 2013

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Insurance Litigation

Edwin Coe assists and advises clients on a wide range of disputed insurance claims arising from denial of liability and policy avoidance by insurers.

We have specialised in insurance litigation for over 35 years and are ranked as a leading firm in this area of law by leading legal directories. Our experience, coupled with our strengths in commercial and insolvency work, enable us to assist clients not only in dealing with their disputed claim, but also in coping with cash flow, trade creditors and many other related commercial problems that often arise from the delayed settlement of an insurance claim.

We receive a high level of referrals from professional intermediaries, accountants, assessors, brokers and other lawyers and we have strong connections with professionals in related fields, from barristers to forensic scientists, forensic accountants, specialist brokers and expert underwriters. Their expertise helps us to produce the best results for our clients.

Edwin Coe is proud to sponsor a special interest group within the Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters (CILA) please click here for further information about our involvement.

We advise on many issues regarding numerous sectors including: Waste Management, Print & Packaging, Hotel, Restaurants and Leisure, Pharmaceutical, Manufacturing, Construction, Engineering, Retail and Professional services.

Edwin Coe has also acted in some of the leading cases on broker’s negligence and the duties of Loss Assessors. In appropriate cases we will act on a “no win, no fee” basis.

Legal 500 2016 Ranking

  • Insurance Litigation

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