Partner

Emma Hockley

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With 20 years of experience in resolving complex coverage disputes, Emma is a Partner at Indemnity specialising in complex PI and property damage/business interruption claims.

“When an insurance claim goes unpaid, the uncertainty can be troubling. I grasp the key issues quickly and support my clients towards their resolution at every step.”

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Email Emma

If an insurer has declined your claim, avoided your policy or failed to pay the amount you think your business is owed, contact us using the details below.

emma.hockley@indemnity.law
Call Emma

If an insurer has declined your claim, avoided your policy or failed to pay the amount you think your business is owed, contact us using the details below.

+44(0) 20 3900 3869 or +44(0)792 242 2892
About Emma

Emma has 20 years’ experience of resolving complex and high-value claims for businesses of every shape and size. Her particular specialism is the resolution of high-stakes professional indemnity and property insurance disputes.

Emma draws on her experience to cut to the heart of an insurance dispute quickly, resolving it as efficiently, cost-effectively and amicably as possible.


Achievements

Emma's expertise & experience

Professional Indemnity Insurance Disputes

Advised a leading developer on the pursuit of claims against the insurers of insolvent designers & contractors under the Third Party (Rights Against Insurers) Act 2010 owing to defective design and installation of a prestigious London development’s facade.

Advised a SIPP administrator on the resolution of a professional indemnity dispute relating £5m+ of alleged liabilities arising from a failed investment product relating to German commercial property.

Public Liability Insurance Disputes

Advised a leading UK leisure company on challenging a declinature in respect of a claim arising out of a catastrophic injury sustained at the client’s watersports site.

Property Insurance & Business Interruption Insurance Disputes

Advised a Faroe Island based salmon fishery on the resolution of a property coverage dispute and environmental liability coverage dispute arising out of the sinking of a feed barge.

Advised a niche roofing consultant/ contractor in respect of coverage for £5m + damage caused by fire to an 11th century church.

Advised a leading design agency in respect of business interruption coverage for COVID-19 losses following its closure and the averaging down of its claim by insurers by c.90%.

Advised a UK University in respect of a coverage dispute arising from a catastrophic fire causing £60m of loss.

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