In light of the rapid spread of the Novel Coronavirus (Covid 19) during the past month across Europe and the UK we wish to take this opportunity to assure you that we remain confident in our ongoing ability to support your firm and our mutual clients.
We will be enacting elements of our business continuity plan over the coming days and weeks which means that some or at times all our employees may be working from their respective homes. Our systems are robust and tested for these scenarios to ensure we will still be available via email, or telephone to resolve your enquiries and to assist you proactively.
Please however do bear with us if your telephone enquiry is not dealt with straight away and we will endeavour to reply as soon as possible and within the time frames you have come to expect from us. If for any reason you do not receive a response during working hours, in a timely manner, please do call our back up line on 07714384388.
If you have a meeting arranged for the next few weeks with one of our underwriters they will be in contact to discuss arrangements with you personally in order to fit with your plans.
Finally if you have any queries in relation to the above please do not hesitate to contact us on 01483 577 877 or via email at email@example.com.
Laurence started at Temple Legal Protection in 2006 where he was IT Manager until 2017, when promotion to Operations Director saw him join the board of the company. This was followed in June 2019 with his appointment as Managing Director to succeed Chris Wait, the founding MD. Following in those footsteps was a challenge relished by Laurence, and one with the full support of Chris, who became Chairman of the board of directors.
Laurence’s hands-on experience at the heart of the business running the IT systems over many years and his proven expertise in a fast-moving ATE/litigation insurance market has contributed to the respected position in the market place Temple now occupies.
Resting on laurels is not Laurence’s style. His passion and determination to provide market-leading legal expenses insurance products and a total commitment to customer service for partner law firms and brokers put him in the ideal position to lead the business.
Prominent litigators, contemporaries and colleagues speak of Laurence’s sound commercial judgement, technical excellence and agility in product development – all backed by a commitment to robust underwriting principles. This has led to Temple building long-term commercial relationships with leading law firms in the commercial litigation, clinical negligence and personal injury sectors.
Laurence is a Chartered Insurance Practitioner, and associate member of the Chartered Insurance Institute.
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