Alison, described as a ‘rising star’ in the Legal 500, is one of the founding partners at Wordley Partnership with insurance coverage and defence expertise and significant experience in commercial disputes, insolvency and employment.

Alison has experience advising on all aspects of insurance and reinsurance coverage and defence work including physical damage triggers, business interruption (BI) claims, contingent BI claims, DSU and EAR/CAR policy terms. She has a broad expertise in the resolution of large, complex, cross border disputes arising from energy, power, property, natural resources and casualty risks.  She regularly advises on policy wordings and product development as well as the validity and application of insurance and reinsurance contracts including non-disclosure, misrepresentation and other issues.

Alison also advises on regulatory issues, and has significant experience advising on insurance and reinsurance issues concerning a number of other jurisdictions, in particular Latin America, Australia, the Middle East and Scandinavia.

She has a broad range of experience in commercial litigation matters, acting for companies in relation to contractual disputes, employment matters and insolvency proceedings.  Alison has expertise in international litigation, arbitration and alternative forms of dispute resolution and regularly handles high value, multi-party and multi-jurisdictional disputes. 

Tel: +44 (0) 203 874 2993