Simmons & Simmons

Simmons & Simmons | International Law firm Founding Member


Simmons & Simmons is a leading international law firm with more than 900 legal staff in offices situated in key business and financial centres across Europe, the Middle East, and Asia.

Our cyber risk team combines Simmons & Simmons’ recognised insurance expertise with highly specialised expertise in data protection and privacy, defamation, intellectual property, regulation, corporate governance and crime to offer a comprehensive cyber risk service to our clients.

We have extensive experience advising insurers, reinsurers and financial institutions when writing new types of business, including cyber risk policies. Many of the products our team has developed are still the market leaders today.

We regularly work with other service providers, such as public relations firms and forensic IT teams to provide our clients with the best collaborative approach to their cyber breach issues.

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CRIF representatives

Seaton Gordon | Simmons & Simmons

Seaton Gordon

Seaton is an associate in the International Insurance Litigation and Professional Risks Group, and a member of our cyber security and FinTech groups.

He has written articles on the insurability of fines in cyber policies and been interviewed on cyber insurance by Hedge Fund Monthly Technology.


Jason Bright | Simmons & Simmons

Jason Bright

Jason is a Partner in the International Insurance Litigation and Professional Risks Group.

He acts on behalf of primary and excess layer insurers (as well as reinsurers) providing high level coverage advice with regard to international casualty claims, primarily focusing on product liability and product recall losses, as well as large commercial property losses.

He also has significant experience in dealing with complex engineering and heavy machinery related claims, as well as on shore energy coverage experience, and IP liability related claims.