At Pather & Pather our insurance department is vastly experienced and able to resolve insurance-related disputes by the most effective and commercial means available.
Insurers have shown their confidence in us by retaining us to represent them in arbitrated or litigated disputes.
Our clients include the top five life offices, several large short-term insurers, brokers and various financial services providers in South Africa and abroad.
Our services include but are not limited to the following
• Drafting of arbitration clauses and agreements
• Disputes over insurance and reinsurance cover
• Claims handling, monitoring and coordination
• Complex insurance-related litigation
• Directors and Officers (D&O) insurance, fiduciary, professional liability, fidelity cover
• Product and general liability cover
• Environmental liability cover
• Claims related to insurance and reinsurance intermediaries
• Class action proceedings
• Cover and contribution litigation
• D&O and professional liability cover and defence
• Products liability defence
• Environmental claims
• Suits between health insurers and providers
• Disability or regulatory issues arising out of personnel policies