Contributor: Edward Smerdon
Edward Smerdon, Partner, Reynolds Porter Chamberlain
Edward specialises in directors' and officers’ liability and financial errors and omissions insurance. Edward also undertakes coverage and defence work where claims are brought against directors and financial services companies.
He is currently involved in complex claims following corporate failures in the UK, EU and US.
Edward is also an authority on the inter-relationship between insurance and indemnification.
With the credit crunch biting, company directors may also be facing the threat of litigation from shareholders. Edward Smerdon of Reynolds Porter Chamberlain explains how such a situation could...