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  • 9 Legal Professionals

Overview

Operating at the heart of the large German insurance market, our Dusseldorf team is key to servicing our domestic and international clients in the insurance sector across Germany and continental Europe. The team is recognised by independent directories, including Legal 500, Chambers and JUVE, for its premium service and as a top insurance practice with a particular focus on complex claims work, tailor-made product development and corporate insurance services. In addition, the team has a strong reputation for its dispute resolution and arbitration work and is a key part of the firm's leading global disputes practice.

Complex domestic and international claims are central to the Dusseldorf team's insurance practice. The team acts as monitoring, coverage or defence counsel with market-leading experience in the financial lines (FI, D&O, E&O, PI) and  product liability and recall, property, cyber and W&I spaces. Over the past decade, the team has advised on many landmark and market-shaping cases in the German market.

Our team also has extensive experience and knowledge tailoring innovative approaches and solutions to our clients' needs, from traditional business lines to emerging risks such as cyber, data protection and W&I.

As part of the firm's corporate insurance practice, the team also advises insurers, reinsurers and other market participants on all aspects of regulatory and insurance distribution law, run-off solutions, insurance competition law as well as on other insurance legal and compliance matters.

The team has a successful track record of representing clients in a wide array of commercial disputes, both in state court litigation and in domestic and international arbitration  as well as in mediation and conciliation proceedings across professional negligence, product liability, post-M&A, and other commercial disputes.