Jessica Sutherland has been a tenant at 7KBW since October 2004 following the completion of her pupillage.
Her experience also includes three months working in the Insurance and Reinsurance Industry Group at Mayer Brown International LLP and a month in the Shipping Group at Reed Smith LLP.
Sutherland specialises in all areas of commercial litigation and arbitration with particular emphasis on insurance, reinsurance, professional negligence (principally insurance brokers and solicitors), shipping, international trade, private international law and general commercial disputes.
She has acted in a wide spectrum of cases of, both on her own and as a junior, and has experience of working closely with solicitors, clients, witnesses and experts on large-scale, complex commercial disputes.
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Information sourced from the 7KBW website.
Briefings from 7KBW
The court determined a number of issues about the nature and effect of a policy of professional liability insurance.
In May 2006, the Alexandros T sank off the shore of South Africa; her owners commenced proceedings in the Commercial Court against the vessel’s insurers for an indemnity.