Tom Ataii is a senior associate in the Insurance & Reinsurance practice of the London office. He joined Mayer Brown in 2013 having previously worked for another international law firm.
Tom has broad commercial dispute resolution experience with a particular focus on defending complex, high value professional indemnity claims. He acts for a wide range of professionals including solicitors, barristers, accountants and surveyors. Tom has extensive experience of claims arising from tax mitigation schemes and has acted on some of the most high profile cases in recent years, including claims arising from the Innovator and Keydata technology schemes and the Little Wing Films schemes.
Tom also has extensive experience of advising insurers and policyholders on policy coverage issues, including in respect of professional indemnity, product liability, directors and officers, and cyber risks insurance policies. He often acts on matters with an international element and has been involved in a number of Bermuda Form coverage arbitrations. Tom also advises on the FSMA regulatory regime, complaints to the Financial Ombudsman Service and misselling issues.