Tanja Schramm has extensive experience in a wide range of insurance work, particularly in the areas of financial lines, professional indemnity and fidelity insurance. She is recognized as a leading expert for insurance in Germany.
Tanja has more than 13 years of experience as an insurance lawyer and acts for German and foreign insurers and reinsurers in most areas of insurance and reinsurance law. Her experience includes acting as monitoring, defense and coverage counsel in large and complex (international) insurance cases as well as litigation and dispute resolution work.
Tanja particularly advises on financial and professional lines (E&O, D&O, FI, PI), fidelity insurance, specialty risks, subrogated recovery matters and multi-jurisdictional issues. Tanja has extensive experience in the monitoring of E&O mass claims. Furthermore, she has acted in a number of claims involving directors & officers and financial institutions as well as in several coverage lawsuits with fundamental legal importance. She also acts as defense counsel in court proceedings against professionals and directors. Further, her practice includes drafting and adapting insurance policies to German law.
Over the years, Tanja has undertaken secondments with an insurer in Germany and a reinsurer in London.
Tanja is recognized as a leading lawyer for insurance by JUVE, Chambers Europe and Best Lawyers, being praised by clients as “very reliable and very risk aware” (JUVE Handbook, 2022). In 2022, she has been awarded a “Top Lawyer” for Insurance Law by WirtschaftsWoche. Tanja is also recognized by Euromoney Legal Media Group’s Expert Guides in the area of insurance and reinsurance.
“Top Lawyer” for Insurance Law