New hire boosts Lander & Rogers' Construction Sector offering
We are delighted to announce that Melbourne insurance practitioner Rohan Bennett has joined Lander & Rogers as a Consultant in our Insurance Law & Litigation practice.
Rohan joins the firm from DLA Piper where he was a Consultant, and previously a Partner. Rohan is an experienced professional indemnity lawyer with over 20 years' experience representing Australian and international insurers in building and construction-related professional indemnity claims.
Speaking of his appointment, Rohan said that, "I am excited by the opportunity to work with one of Australia's leading professional liability practices. In addition, it is great to be part of a firm that is well-known for the strength of its workplace culture and focus on promoting work/life balance for its people."
Head of Lander & Rogers' national Building & Construction litigation practice, Charles Thornley, said, "Rohan is a fantastic senior addition to our firm's national Building & Construction team. He is well known to brokers and insurers as a specialist in professional indemnity claims against building and construction professionals. In recent times, we have seen a rise in these types of claims in Australia and insurers are continuing to demand high levels of speciality in this niche area."