Fox Williams has wide-ranging expertise in the insurance sector, acting for major insurance companies and insurance distributors on all aspects of their business.

We use our market experience and knowledge to provide legal advice to insurTech companies, including start-ups, scale-ups and those more established in the sector.

Members of our team work closely with the regulator and sit on the InsurTech Board, part of TechNation, providing support to the industry as a whole. Our clients include incumbents, investors, corporate venturers and start-ups.

InsurTech experience

  • Advised two of the five winners of the top five UK InsurTechs 2020 (as referred to in a report issued by SØNR in association with Insurance Post), including Cuvva and Laka.

  • Advised Balderton Capital on their investments into CrowdCube, Prodigy Finance, GoCardless, Nutmeg, Revolut and, more recently, Zego, Dinghy and Cleo.

  • Advised Canopy on insurance, regulatory and intellectual property matters.

InsurTech FAQs

Yes, we can advise on whether you need to be authorised by the FCA to launch a particular product, or alter an existing one. We also advise on B2B contracts (including white-label and partner agreements), as well as consumer terms and conditions.

Yes, we are recognised by the legal directories as a leading law firm on advising on the raising of equity finance, and we have assisted both investors and companies in various sectors on their funding rounds.

We provide legal advice, whenever you need it. If you need day-to-day compliance services instead, we can introduce you to compliance consultants. If you need a combination, we will work closely with your compliance advisors, so that nothing falls between us, nothing gets done twice, everyone plays to their strengths, and you get the best possible value for your money.

"I have been impressed by the level of practicality and value-add provided by specialists in technology, financial services, fintech and corporate teams."

Legal 500 2024

"Fox Williams provide very strong, thoughtful and commercially relevant advice. They are consistently responsive and always make themselves available."

Chambers UK 2024



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