'The global solution isn't working' - new four-way alliance aims to challenge international giants

Leaders of new insurance alliance set out alternative to service offered by global legal giants

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“Global firms are exceptional in some regions, but in other regions the quality is patchy. The difference here is you have four best-in-region law firms coming together,” says David Kearney, chief executive partner of Australia’s Wotton + Kearney, one of a quartet of firms that have joined forces for a new insurance law alliance covering four key markets around the world.

Kearney continues: “Clients are saying to us – ‘The global solution we are getting from global law firms isn’t working’”. In response, the firms have formed Legalign Global, a four-way alliance covering the UK, US, Germany and Australia, which the member firms claim will be able to provide clients with global coverage without sacrificing quality.

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