Philip Atkinson


+44 (0)20 7398 7613


About Philip Atkinson

Philip is a solicitor with over twenty-nine years’ insurance and construction industry experience.  He has extensive experience of litigation and arbitration, as well as mediation, ADR and construction adjudication. Philip’s current practice focuses upon contentious and non-contentious matters primarily involving professionals or business directors and officers, particularly the construction, engineering, environmental, legal, insurance, and accountancy professions. He has considerable experience advising on insurance and reinsurance wordings, coverage and disputes, including facultative/treaty and D&O claims.

He previously qualified as a New York attorney and for several years practised in New York with a leading insurance and reinsurance firm. His non-contentious practice includes advising on construction projects and contracts, environmental and corporate social responsibility issues. He has also advised on “Smart City” and related initiatives and “Insurtech” smart contracts.