Our counter fraud specialists take a decisive line on your behalf. Our work spans suspicious claims across all policy classes, from motor fraud to high value property and commercial cases, as well as general insurance claims including public liability, household, holiday, PMI and pet insurance fraud.
As well as defence, we also provide strategies to deter and identify fraud more effectively. By combining industry experience, innovation and deep knowledge with our market-leading analytical software suite we are able to identify, collate and convert data into evidence.
Our specialist Fraud Rings unit uses this to detect patterns and link claims, working collaboratively with clients to build winning litigation strategies as well as low cost claimant validation, helping to improve case management. Working for some of the largest businesses and insurers in the industry our clients tell us that our work saves them millions of pounds each year.
DWF is placed as one of the Top 30 Innovative Law Firms in Europe in the Financial Times. Over the past 12 months alone, DWF's Counter Fraud Team have received numerous nominations/wins in a variety of Awards recognising its innovation in services around tackling Counter Fraud beyond the pure legal/intelligence. DWF's Counter Fraud Predictive Analytics/Profiling/Telematics and Scotland Counter Fraud teams have all won awards to date.
International legal business DWF has won the Innovation in Practice Award at the Scott & Legal Awards 2018, for the second year running.
Insurer LV= and International law firm DWF have successfully fought a motor fraud case, leading to the conviction of nine people for an organised ‘crash for cash’ scheme.