Andrew Cook

Andrew Cook

Senior Associate Singapore, Singapore

Andrew is a Senior Associate with Kennedys Legal Solutions and qualified in England and Wales 2004.

Andrew advises on coverage claims including those arising from multi-party U.S Class Actions, Financial Institutions, and Company Directors and Officers - as well as advising on numerous Policy wordings including Directors and Officers, Professional Indemnity, Data Privacy and multi-jurisdictional insurance programmes. 

He represents insurers and reinsurers, financial institutions, insurance brokers accountants in a diverse range of dispute resolution matters that are highly complex and multi-jurisdictional in nature.

Andrew regularly speaks at industry seminars and authored an arbitration publication entitled “International Commercial Arbitration in Asia Pacific”.

Andrew Cook is described by one client as a "go-to legal adviser for difficult financial lines cases," and another notes that he is a "very pleasant and personable person to be involved with, very good at being around to provide advice on the phone." His recent focus includes advising on professional indemnity claims stemming from management of investment funds.

Chambers Asia Pacific 2020

Market recognition

An associate to watch 'Insurance (Singapore)'
"Andrew Cook is described by one client as a go-to legal adviser for difficult financial lines cases," and another notes that he is a "very pleasant and personable person to be involved with, very good at being around to provide advice on the phone. His recent focus includes advising on professional indemnity claims stemming from management of investment funds."
Chambers Asia Pacific 2020

Work highlights

  • Advising reinsurers in relation to coverage issues under Bankers Blanket Bond arising from failure of USD45 million bond programme
  • Representing insurers in relation to multi-million dollar D&O claim following high profile share holder dispute in Singapore
  • Advising and representing insurers in multi-million dollar accident and health claim involving dispute between policy holder and insurer
  • Advising multi-national company in relation to the structuring of their D&O and professional indemnity programme
  • Coverage counsel acting on behalf of insurers in relation to multi-party securities action filed in the US