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Marcus Chipperfield
Legal Director

Specialising in ​property insurance claims, Marcus Chipperfield represents clients in litigation, arbitration and adjudications.

Acting on matters relating to fire and water damage, Marcus also helps clients with construction related issues, including resolution of claims involving contractors, engineers, architects and surveyors.

Marcus has extensive experience dealing with coverage and adjustment issues and disputes arising from a variety of personal lines (mainly high-net worth) and commercial risks.

He is regularly instructed by insurers to undertake subrogated recovery actions and has been involved in many successful mediations.

He is manager of the firm's subrogated recovery scheme. He advises on product liability claims, and also claims within the energy sector, including those relating to oil and gas.

Examples of work

  • Subrogated recovery action following a major fire at a £20m property in London
  • Policy advice following an oil leak at a large premises in Colchester.
  • Subrogated recovery action following damage resulting from the breakdown of a press caused by a faulty gearbox
  • Defending engineers in a £3m claim involving the collapse of a building in Central London