Expert views and insight across our specialist areas.
Cargo market outlook: underwriter roundtable
What’s the state of the cargo market? What factors have been affecting it most? And what’s the outlook for 2024? Oliver Lombard, senior cargo and stock throughput broker for Miller, talked to some of London’s most respected cargo underwriters to find out.
External perspectives - why are law firms vulnerable to cyber-attacks?
Phil Limb and Marianne McWilliams from Miller’s Solicitors team recently spent time with Nic Miller of Aedile Consulting to discuss the cyber threat landscape for law firms. In the first of our four-part series, we discuss Nic’s views on why law firms are more vulnerable to cyber-attacks.
Building Safety Act - implications and insurance impact
Miller recently teamed up with Clyde & Co to discuss the key changes brought about by the Building Safety Act and their impact on professional indemnity and directors’ & officers’ liability insurance for firms operating in the built environment.
Top takeaways from Miller’s CLC risk conference
Miller hosted its first annual Council of Licenced Conveyancers (CLC) risk and compliance conference on 25 January 2024, welcoming an array of expert speakers and CLC members.
Positive culture and wellbeing: A priority for law firms
The legal profession has a reputation for its rigorous nature, long hours, high-pressure environments, and intense competition. A potentially dangerous combination for mental ill-health and burn-out, it can also increase the risk of claims. With the SRA paying closer attention to culture and wellbeing, we discuss why this should be a priority for firms.
Marine Market report - 2023 in review
Written by our market expert and former underwriter Peter Townsend, we're pleased to release our Marine Market report looking back at 2023.
The CTS cyber attack – how a cyber policy would have responded
On 24 November 2023, CTS confirmed it had been subject to a cyber-attack, resulting in disruption to a range of firms, including law firms, that used its services. Below, our cyber and law firm experts, Sam Jobling and Marianne McWilliams, explain how a cyber policy would have responded.
CTS cyber-attack: Helpful resources and tips from Miller to protect your firm
On 24 November 2023, CTS, an IT provider to the legal profession, confirmed that it had been subject to a cyber-attack, resulting in disruption to firms that used its services.
Latest market appetite for timber frame projects
The rising insurance cost of timber frame construction in the UK continues to add cost pressures to the construction sector. Nonetheless timber is set to be a key contributor towards the UK achieving its target of becoming net zero by 2050.