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Ellingham, Peter
Peter Ellingham
Telephone: +971 4 350 3610
Mobile: +971 56 363 1562

Recommended lawyer - The Legal 500 UK 2017

The Legal 500 EMEA 2016 - Recommended Lawyer

The Legal 500 EMEA 2016 - Recommended Lawyer

Peter Ellingham



  • Twenty years experience of advising insurers (including reinsurers), insurance intermediaries and insureds on issues of policy interpretation, claims avoidance, claims handling and litigation defence.
  • Experienced in the defence of "group litigation" - for example multi-million pound claims against tax advisors, and claims by or on behalf of approximately 1,000 policy holders involved in an insurance scheme for small contractors.
  • Experienced in financial lines and construction professional indemnity.
  • Defends and advises solicitors, surveyors, valuers, loss adjusters and other professionals in connection with professional indemnity claims.
  • Defends insurance intermediaries on claims resulting from absence of insurance and non-placed claims.
  • Advises accountants, including top 10 firms, on the defence of claims and claims avoidance and management strategies. Defends accountants on all sizes of claims including multi-million pound claims relating to tax arrangements.


  • Insurers and reinsurers
  • Insurance intermediaries
  • Accountants
  • Solicitors
  • Construction professionals


Market recognition

  • A Recommended Lawyer for ‘Dispute resolution (Dubai)’
    "Kennedys’ proactive team is headed by ‘wonderful analyst’ Peter Ellingham…"
    The Legal 500 EMEA 2016
  • A Recommended Lawyer for 'Dispute resolution (Dubai)'
    The Legal 500 EMEA 2015


  • Forum of Insurance Lawyers