Philip is co-founder of Henderson & Jones and an experienced commercial litigator, specialising in complex financial services and insolvency disputes. Philip is General Counsel of Henderson & Jones and sits on our investment committee.
2020 was not a year anyone would choose to repeat, but despite the challenging circumstances H&J had a successful year. As summarised in this article, we had a significant victory at trial on one of our claims and settled numerous other claims in our portfolio returning millions of pounds to the assignors of those claims to us. We were also delighted to welcome three new team members.
The Supreme Court today handed down a series of judgments providing clarification on the principles that will apply when determining coverage for COVID-19 related claims under certain commonly used policy terms in different insurers’ business interruption policies. In this article, Lauren Pender considers the Supreme Court's decision and what that is likely to mean in practice for insurers and insureds.