Leading Adviser Awards 2023

46 | Acquisition International, Leading Adviser Awards 2023 Aug22499 8 | Acquisition International, Issue 7 2023 Sep23046 A Leading Force in the Insurance Industry: Paul Wordley ith a combination of unparalleled sector knowledge and transatlantic capability, Wordley Partnership is a commercial law firm with expertise in all areas of dispute resolution and insurance and reinsurance coverage. Its team of qualified partners has advised on some of the largest disputes across the globe. With a proven track record of success, its partners are often instructed to advise boards and directors on legal liability, asset recovery, and devise strategies to resolve disputes. Wordley Partnership’s practice areas include commercial and corporate, commercial real estate, dispute resolution, insolvency, insurance and reinsurance, international arbitration, and regulatory. Its partner-led service is dedicated to delivering expertise and quality to clients across a wide range of industry sectors. Wordley Partnership acts on behalf of directors and advisory boards as well as policyholders, insurers, brokers, intermediaries, and reinsurers. The firm fosters strong business relationships with clients in order to provide a personalised service tailored to suit their individual requirements. Wordley Partnership prides itself on offering firstclass services while maintaining its bespoke approach. Paul Wordley is one of the company’s founding partners. He has previously held positions as the Global Head of Insurance and Reinsurance for a major international law firm and a member of the Management and Strategy Boards respectively. A renowned expert in the areas of advisory, complex claims, dispute resolution, and insurance coverage issues, Mr. Wordley acts for policyholders, insurers, brokers, intermediaries, and reinsurers. Paul Wordley has also advised on several high-profile supply chain failures and resulting insurance claims. He specialises in the industry sectors of aviation, energy, financial risks, industrial risks, commodities, technology, and natural resources. Over the last four decades, Mr. Wordley has advised many international clients on risk transfer, risk management, and complex claims. He is well-known for representing clients in several successful multi-million-dollar mediations. This has most recently included Covid BI claims, trade credit claims arising out of the GFC, and claims arising out of the invasion of Ukraine. Mr. Wordley is a recognised international arbitration specialist and is recommended by expert legal directories for his exceptional service and leadership in the insurance sector. Paul Wordley was a member of the Law Society Indemnity Task Force, which oversaw the ending of the Solicitors Indemnity Fund and introduced a harmonised commercial insurance regime. Wordley Partnership was created by Mr. Wordley and his experienced partners to provide a streamlined end-to-end experience. Its dedicated team of qualified partners and consultants utilises their collective experience to provide an informed, personal service. Looking to the future, Wordley Partnership aims to expand its global presence and has exciting plans to replicate its operations in new markets and locations. By investing in his highly skilled team and loyal clientele, Paul Wordley has ensured that the firm continues to achieve success and grow in its competitive industry. To honour his years of dedicated professional work, Paul Wordley has received the award for Leading International Insurance Law Expert of the Year (England). Contact: Paul Wordley’ Company: Wordley Partnership Web Address: https://wordleylaw.com/ Wordley Partnership is a solutions-led law practice specialising in commercial litigation and dispute resolution in the insurance and reinsurance markets. Its partners, consultants, and legal services have many years of experience working across complex legal disputes. Wordley Partnership is dedicated to working smarter and faster to offer its focused solutions to companies across multiple jurisdictions. Paul Wordley, one of the founding partners, is consistently recognised as a thought leader in the insurance sector and has received our award for Leading International Insurance Law Expert of the Year (England). W