Mark Sheller

Partner | Sydney Office
+61 2 9390 8423 | +61 412 868 328

For over 30 years Mark has acted for insurers and insured in a wide variety of indemnity and commercial disputes. 

Mark has been involved in many of the leading professional indemnity and Australian insurance law, most recently the decision of the Federal Court of Australia in Pantaenius Australia Pty Ltd v Watkins Syndicate 0457 at Lloyds.

He has practised extensively in financial lines insurance, particularly accountants and Directors & Officers, and a wide variety of coverage disputes across all fields of insurance.

Mark also has had extensive experience in drafting insurance policies and advising on policy policy interpretations.

The depth and length of Mark’s experience enables him to write extensively and present frequently on a wide variety of insurance and liability issues. 

Since 2008, Mark has been listed every year in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific list for Insurance and every year since 2011, Mark has been selected by his peers for inclusion on the Best Lawyers list for Australia in the practice area of Insurance.

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Mark’s approach is about finding as quickly as possible a solution which represents a fair and proper outcome for all of the parties involved. 

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Professional Indemnity Insurance; D&O Insurance; Contracts works insurance; Accountants and Tax Agent Liability; Directors & Officers Liability; Insurance Contracts Act; Policy Drafting and Interpretation and Disciplinary Proceedings