Paul Cha > Plexus Law > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Plexus Law
40 Gracechurch Street
LONDON
EC3V 0BT
England

Work Department

Property Risks and Coverage.

Position

Partner

Career

Trained Jarvis & Bannister, qualified 1993, assistant solicitor 1993-2001; assistant solicitor Elborne Mitchell (partner 2003); Robin Simon 2004-05; Mills & Reeve 2005-14 (consultant); Plexus Law 2014-present (partner).

Paul is a partner who has featured in the Legal 500 for his contentious insurance and reinsurance work.  He has extensive experience of advising on policy disputes across a number of business lines covering both first party and more frequently third party liability.  He has advised insurers in connection with many coverage issues including material non-disclosure/misrepresentation, breach of condition and breach of warranty, and the aggregation of losses arising from multiple events.  Paul is also instructed in related broker disputes.  Where insurance cover is validated Paul is regularly instructed to act in the defence of the underlying claim for material damage often arising from explosions, fire, flood, structural damage/collapse, defective products or the failure of mechanical or electrical components.   Paul’s cases are often technical in nature and many have an international component.

Education

University of Trent, Nottingham (1990 LLB Hons 2:1); College of Law Chester (1991 Law Society’s Finals).

Leisure

Cinema, theatre, reading military history.

Lawyer Rankings

London > Insurance > Insurance and reinsurance litigation

Insurance specialist Plexus Law is home to a number of expert advisers including Victoria Jordan, a senior partner focusing on property risk and coverage and expertise advising on construction risks and property related professional liability. Elsewhere, Paul Cha advises on coverage issues such as misrepresentation and the aggregation of losses arising from multiple events. Andrew Crocombe leads the P&I and and financial risk team.