Jonathan HydeDirector at DWF
Jonathan is a Director in DWF’s Professional Indemnity Group and has specialised in professional indemnity and insurance claims in the City for over 15 years. He is noted in the Legal 500 for his "really strong industry knowledge", "very sound judgement" and "client management skills" (2022).
Jonathan advises insurers on coverage issues, including the interpretation of professional minimum terms and policies covering financial institutions and directors and officers. Jonathan also defends claims and complaints against independent financial advisers before the FOS, in court and in mediation, advising on disputes about a wide range of financial products and cases involving employee dishonesty and fraud, and the liability of firms for their agents and Appointed Representatives. In addition, he advises on regulatory investigations, and interventions, into firms and financial institutions.
Jonathan regularly contributes to DWF’s articles and seminars on financial services. In addition to the Complaints Management Forum, he has also spoken on financial services at the IMC professional indemnity forum conference and the Social Investment Academy.