Sofía specialises in financial lines, D&O, professional indemnity and bankers’ blanket bond, handling contentious and non-contentious insurance, as well as reinsurance matters.
She has extensive expertise in handling D&O claims, including advising insurers on coverage issues, monitoring and liaising with defence lawyers to promote cost effective claims resolutions, and advising and defending D&Os in third party claims.
In the professional indemnity field she has acted in numerous disputes in relation to a wide range of professionals, with a particular emphasis on solicitors, administrative and financial advisers, accountants and auditors, IT professionals and insurance brokers.
Sofía also advises clients on matters relating to trade credit policies and surety bonds. In addition, she acts regularly for reinsurers and reinsureds in relation to claims involving both treaty and facultative reinsurance contracts. She also has considerable experience of advising insurers in relation to policy wordings and policy drafting work.