RPC boosts Insurance Group with BLG Partner hire
Date:15 September 2011
- Industry leading business interruption lawyer
RPC (Reynolds Porter Chamberlain LLP), the City law firm, has announced a major new Partner hire: leading insurance lawyer, Victoria Sherratt.
Victoria arrives from Barlow Lyde & Gilbert, (BLG) where she was Partner. Victoria joins RPC in October.
Since qualifying in 1999, Victoria has specialised in property insurance, dealing with commercial risks in the UK and international market. She handles all types of coverage dispute and has particular expertise in handling cases involving business interruption or fraudulent claims.
Jonathan Watmough, Managing Partner at RPC, comments: “We are delighted to welcome Victoria to the firm. She is recognised both by the insurance industry and her peers as one of the leading experts in property insurance, having focused on this sector for her entire career.”
“In Business Interruption claims in particular she is without doubt the leader in her field. We are very excited that Victoria has chosen to join RPC and her appointment further strengthens our leading property insurance offering.”
Victoria Sherratt comments: “I am thrilled to be joining RPC who do great work and have an enviable client list. It’s also a great opportunity to work alongside their dedicated property insurance team.”
She is currently working alongside the Chartered Institute of Loss Adjustors (CILA) as it undertakes a major review of its Business Interruption Policy.
Victoria is also a member of the Insurance Fraud Investigators Group (IFIG) and frequently provides fraud training to insurers.
Jonathan Watmough, Managing Partner
RPC (Reynolds Porter Chamberlain LLP)
Tel: +44 (0)20 3060 6517
Gordon Carver or Nick Mattison
Mattison Public Relations
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