Jacques Jacobs

Norton Rose Fulbright Australia

T:+61 2 9330 8156
T:+61 2 9330 8156
Jacques Jacobs

Jacques Jacobs


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Jacques Jacobs is a litigation and insurance lawyer based in Sydney.

Jacques advises local and overseas insurers on complex disputes and coverage issues. He focuses on financial lines with a particular focus on Directors & Officers, Professional Indemnity, Management Liability, Cyber and Warranty & Indemnity claims.

Jacques co-leads the cyber-insurance practice in Australia and specialises in Cyber Breach Response.

Jacques acts as defence counsel for company directors and financial professionals, such as accountants, auditors, stockbrokers and financial planners. His experience ranges from managing large multi-party litigation to regulatory and disciplinary hearings.

Jacques has experience in acting in employment practices claims, including in relation to discrimination complaints.

Jacques has assisted insurers with product development, including advice around policy drafting.

Professional experience

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  • Solicitor of the Supreme Court of New Zealand
  • Solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales
  • English


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