Henning Schaloske maintains a broad practice focused on insurance and reinsurance law, and has extensive experience in litigation as well as domestic and international arbitration (institutional and ad hoc), including corporate and commercial disputes. In arbitration, he is experienced as counsel as well as arbitrator (chairman/sole and party-appointed) and is certified as an arbitrator for (re)insurance disputes with ARIAS Deutschland e.V.

Henning has a particular focus on advising (re)insurers in complex domestic and international claims, either as monitoring, coverage or defence counsel. Due to his outstanding expertise and experience, clients seek his support across all major business lines, traditionally especially in the Financial and Professional Lines (D&O, E&O, PI, Crime) as well as Produkt Liability and Property and CAR/EAR. In the more recent years, Henning and his team have also become heavily engage in Cyber insurance as well as W&I matters, both from a wording development as well as a claims handling perspective. Further, Henning stands out in the market with broad experience in reinsurance matters.

Besides claims work, Henning frequently advises on product development across all business lines and in corporate insurance matters, in particular on German and European regulatory, insurance distribution and insurance competition law.

Henning chairs the working group "PI Insurance/Financial Lines" of the Committee Insurance Law of the German Bar Association.

He is recommended as a leading expert for insurance/reinsurance in JUVE, Legal500, Chambers, The Best Lawyers in Germany, Who's Who Legal, and other sources.

Education

  • German legal studies and Anglo-American language and law programme at the University of Münster
  • Dissertation on the law of co-insurance programmes with Professor Dr Armbrüster, Free University Berlin
  • Business studies for lawyers at the Fernuniversität Hagen

Memberships

  • Arias Deutschland e.V.
  • DeutscherAnwaltVerein (German Bar Association)
  • Deutsche Institution für Schiedsgerichtsbarkeit e.V. (German Institution of Arbitration)