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Chetan Shukla

Senior Associate, Sydney Direct: +61 2 8240 8004 cshukla@gclegal.com.au

Chetan specialises in financial institutions, directors’ & officers’ liability, professional indemnity and cyber insurance. In addition, he has experience in property damage, public liability, general commercial matters and class actions. Chetan also provides coverage and monitoring advice in relation to each of these lines.

He has particular interest in financial and IT insurance, having acted for large IT companies in major actions (including international arbitrations) and provided policy interpretation and coverage advice on various types of policies, including property damage, professional indemnity, D&O, and information and technology. Chetan has also provided complex advice in relation to non-disclosure/misrepresentation, sections 40(3) and 54 of the Insurance Contract Act and contribution between insurers.

In his professional indemnity practice, Chetan has acted for a range of professionals including directors, financial planners, accountants, lenders, brokers, quantity surveyors, engineers, architects and real estate agents and solicitors.

Chetan has also presented seminars at insurance events, written numerous articles and commentaries published on LexisNexis.