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Justin Whelan


Abu Dhabi

Holman Fenwick Willan MEA LLP
Office 7, 6 Floor, Al Khatem Tower
ADGM Square
Al Maryah Island
PO BOX 764608
Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates

Office Telephone: +971 2 235 4900

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Justin is an insurance partner in our Abu Dhabi office. His practice area covers insurance and reinsurance claims, policy coverage advices and subrogated recoveries within the property, construction and professional indemnity arenas. He has developed expertise in cyber security and cyber insurance and spoken widely on these issues to risk carriers and policy holders.

Justin has acted for a number of global insurers, facultative reinsurers and treaty reinsurers. He has advised a wide range of blue chip international insureds from a variety of industries. His work encompasses complex, multi-party disputes across an extensive span of subjects and he has significant expertise in matters involving fire and escapes of water.

He has extensive experience in dealing with insured public liability/employer’s liability and property damage claims within the aircraft manufacturing, travel and ground control sectors. He has acted for a number of carriers and has particular knowledge regarding the manufacture of commercial aircraft wings, the contractual risk-sharing arrangements involved in such manufacture, and in mid-size corporate jets.

Justin is well versed in commercial litigation in the Courts of England & Wales and in the UAE. He has conducted numerous mediations and is experienced in other forms of Alternative Dispute Resolution.

Justin has presented seminars on a variety of topics and delivered training programs and legal updates to insurer clients and their insureds across the Middle East. 

Abu Dhabi

The firm's Abu Dhabi office opened in 2018.

Our Abu Dhabi office opened in 2018 and consists of 4 partners. The office offers both GCC clients and international clients with operations in the region an integrated service covering dispute resolution, transactions and regulation across a number of industry sectors. 

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