Steven Dewhurst

Consultant (Hong Kong)


Steven has 30 years’ experience advising on all aspects of commercial insurance and reinsurance.  Before joining FitzGerald Lawyers he led the insurance and reinsurance practices in the Hong Kong and Singapore offices of CMS Cameron McKenna, DLA Piper, Stephenson Harwood and DAC Beachcroft.

Steven specialises in the regulation and distribution of insurance and reinsurance across Asia, and advises on and litigates coverage, particularly for corporate policyholders.  He has been recognised as a leading individual for insurance and reinsurance in legal directories such as Chambers Asia, Legal 500 and Who’s Who Legal.

Steven is a semester professor at Bond University, Gold Coast, Australia, where he leads the privacy and cybersecurity subject within the Law Faculty’s Masters Degree in Enterprise Governance.  He is also the Contributing Editor to the chapter on insurance in Sweet & Maxwell’s Chitty on Contracts: Hong Kong Specific Contracts.

He is admitted to practise in England & Wales and Hong Kong and holds Bachelors and Masters degrees in Law from Leicester University.

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