DAC Beachcroft has welcomed leading lawyer Steven Dewhurst as a partner in its insurance and reinsurance practice based in Singapore.
He joins from Stephenson Harwood.
In his 19 years of experience Dewhurst has advised on claims, commercial agreements, regulatory and compliance issues within the insurance field.
The DAC Beachcroft Singapore office, which opened in 2011, is specifically focused on advising insurers and reinsurers on high value and complex claims, coverage disputes, commercial and regulatory matters.
“We are already seeing increases in client demand as a direct result of the enhanced service offering and these appointments are in direct response to what we see as a continuing trend,” said Simon Hodson, a senior partner at DAC Beachcroft.
Dewhurst is listed in The International Who’s Who of Insurance & Reinsurance Lawyers.