Working for many years in multi-national general and life insurance companies and insurance brokers, Robert Aitken knows insurance companies. In that capacity he has drafted commercial, home and motor policies, advised in complex high value disputes, obtained Australian Financial Services Licences required under the Corporation Act and provided advice on the intricacies of the Insurance Act, Life Insurance Act, Insurance Contracts Act, Corporations Act and the Australian Securities Investments Commission Act to name just a few.
Aitken Wilson Lawyers provides a broad range of specialist insurance services and our clients benefit from the depth of knowledge and understanding of all types of insurance issues, claims and policy disputes – from the most complex commercial dispute to a car accident and including advice and drafting work. We are committed to providing efficient, timely, technically correct and responsive advice.
We look to inject ourselves as much as our clients require as valued members of a team actively involved in the management and resolution of claims and delivering high caliber work. To assist clients, we combine expertise in drafting and analysis of policy wordings, handling marine, general insurance and reinsurance disputes in litigation and alternative dispute resolution procedures.
Through our significant experience in insurance and financial services, we are able to call on a wide range of competent professional experts including barristers, forensic scientists and accountants, specialist brokers and underwriters to ensure we achieve the best results for our clients.
Key aspects of any insurance claim is having tactics to negotiate settlements or mediate, litigating contested claims if necessary, or finding a balance with alternative dispute resolution procedures. As with all our services, our fees are set at a competitive level.