Julian Burling is a barrister practising at Serle Court Chambers, predominantly in insurance law and regulation. He is the author of, and contributor to, several books on those matters. He was previously Counsel to Lloyd’s. He is a past Chairman and currently a Vice-President of BILA.
Julian is a general commercial lawyer whose main area of work is insurance and reinsurance law and regulation. From 1985 to 2010 he practised in-house at the Corporation of Lloyd’s and was Counsel to Lloyd’s 1995 to 2010, dealing with most aspects of participation in the Lloyd's insurance market, including insurance, reinsurance, insurance intermediaries, UK and overseas insurance regulation, banking, regulatory trusts and insolvency. Recent clients have included insurers, insureds, insurance brokers, Lloyd’s managing agents, banks and UK regulators.
Julian is author of Lloyd's: Law and Practice (BILA Book Prize 2014) and joint editor of Research Handbook on International Insurance Law and Regulation (BILA Book Prize 2013).