Jan was elected as Ince & Co’s International Senior Partner in January 2015. He has been with the firm since 1993 when he joined as a trainee upon graduating from Hertford College, Oxford. As a re/insurance lawyer Jan specialises in international arbitration and commercial dispute resolution with particular expertise in the sectors of mining and construction.
“clearly master of his field of law, and pragmatic and commercial in addition.” Chambers UK 2013.
Jan is regularly consulted on ‘corporate risks' by large companies, their captives and their re/insurers including on claims and coverage issues relating to high value liability, property and business interruption claims and related subrogated recovery actions.
"He is also distinguished as an insurance and reinsurance specialist" Who's Who Legal 2012
Jan is a contributor to a number of publications and conferences including the International Bar Association and AIDA Europe on legal and market issues. He is also the past chair of the Insurance Committee of the International Bar Association, and a member of the British Insurance Law Association and Insurance Institute of London.
Jan is named as a Super Lawyer for Insurance law by London Super Lawyers magazine, part of Thomson Reuters, for 2014.
Sources remark that he is “a good practitioner and a good opponent when you come across him,” and that he is “commercial and nuanced in his approach.” Chambers & Partners 2014
Jan is “an immensely well-regarded non-marine insurance and reinsurance practitioner, often seen leading on a large number of the group's most significant matters.” Chambers & Partners
Re/Insurance Companies and Syndicates; Captive Insurance Companies.
- Bonner v Cox  EWCA Civ 1512
- KCM v Coromin & Others and Swiss Re & Others  EWCA Civ 5
- Coromin v Axa Re & Others  EWHC 2818 (Comm.)
- Equitas v Allstate  EWHC 1671
Insurance & Reinsurance
Oxford University, MA Jurisprudence