Areas of Practice
Education
  • The University of Auckland, B.A., 1994 & LL.B, 1996
Admitted
  • Barrister and Solicitor, New Zealand, 1997
  • Solicitor, England & Wales, 2005

Michael Wharfe

Associate
5 Aldermanbury Square
London, EC2V 7HR
TEL: +44 20 7367 8033
FAX: +44 20 7367 8001

Michael Wharfe is a Solicitor in Steptoe's London office, where he is a member of the firm’s Insurance and Reinsurance and Arbitration Groups.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Wharfe practiced as a solicitor in the Commercial Litigation team of a London City law firm.

He acts in insurance and reinsurance disputes and arbitrations, and has particular experience in professional indemnity and public liability insurance, acting for both underwriters and insureds on policy coverage, subrogated claims, and for insureds resisting claims against them.  Mr. Wharfe also has experience in general commercial litigation, construction disputes, product liability claims, serious fraud and regulatory matters.