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Hartley, Philip
Philip Hartley
Telephone: +44 20 7667 9142
Mobile: +44 77 7591 8421

Philip Hartley



  • Advising insurers on policy coverage and disputes
  • Representing a wide range of professional and institutional defendants
  • Drafting insurance policy wordings
  • Focus on financial lines insurance – directors and officers, fidelity, financial institutions and professional indemnity
  • Media risks – professional indemnity and defamation

Significant reported cases

  • MGN v New Hampshire
  • Losinjska Plovidba v Transco Overseas Ltd


  • Insurers – claims handlers
  • Insurers - underwriters
  • Professional/institutional defendants 


  • Various articles in the press and journals – The Times, Insurance Times, Solicitors Journal, Legal Week and In-House Lawyer


  • Forum of Insurance Lawyers
  • Law Society European Group
  • Member of the Fraud Advisory Panel