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Edward leads the Lexis®PSL Insurance and Reinsurance team, which is dedicated to producing market-leading resources that reflect and are responsive to the needs of legal and market professionals in the re/insurance industry and which leverage the technological innovations of LexisNexis.

He has specialised in insurance and reinsurance since qualification as a solicitor in 2006 and has been recognised by the UK Legal 500 as a next-generation lawyer in insurance and reinsurance litigation. In addition to extensive arbitration experience, he acted successfully in leading High Court and Court of Appeal cases, such as Axa Versicherung AG v Arab Insurance Group, the leading decision on inducement in relation to non-disclosure and misrepresentation upon placement, and AIOI v Heraldglen, the leading decision regarding aggregation of the World Trade Center losses.

Before joining LexisNexis he advised clients in relation to disputes across all classes of general insurance and is experienced in dealing with legacy and run-off business, fronting and captive arrangements, financial institutions, political violence, marine, energy and aviation claims and property damage and business interruption losses. He is also an experienced adviser on policy wordings and reinsurance programme analysis and combine an understanding of the technical and practical aspects of re/insurance business with legal expertise.

Ashton leads on the marketing strategy developed to enhance LexisNexis’ relationships with medium and large law firms across the UK. He is a qualified marketer with a demonstrated history of executing Account Based Marketing strategies across financial services and SaaS companies.

Amy leads the content marketing strategy for LexisNexis UK, writing thought leadership and product content for marketing campaigns, insight reports and legal industry magazines. She is an established writer and researcher, having contributed in national publications, such as City A.M. and Financial IT. She is also one of the writers and digital editors of LexisNexis' insights blogs, the Future of Law and the In-house blog.

Connie graduated from the University of Exeter in 2018 with a BA degree in History and Politics, where she spent time as the Online Editor for an arts and lifestyle magazine. As part of the Marketing team at LexisNexis UK, Connie works predominantly within the Digital Marketing division. She provides support through administrative tasks, including research and reporting, and has assisted with the coordination of campaigns. 

Alex Heshmaty is a legal copywriter and journalist with a particular interest in legal technology. He runs Legal Words, a legal copywriting and marketing agency.
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