This practice group handles all facets of international and domestic reinsurance dispute resolution encompassing arbitration, litigation, negotiation, and mediation. Our firm’s clients have been both domestic and foreign, including subsidiaries and branches of foreign companies. We have significant experience in reinsurance, with the assistance of local counsel, in arbitration of disputes in London and Bermuda under English and Bermudian law. We also represent insurers and reinsurers in regulatory, general corporate and transactional matters, including licensing and compliance, the purchase and sale of companies, commutations and loss portfolio transfers. Our representation has included cedants, reinsurers, reinsurance intermediaries and agents, managing general agents, managing general underwriters and third party administrators.
We have served as counsel in arbitrations concerning reinsurance on asbestos and pollution liability involving both reinsurance coverage and allocation of loss issues. We advise clients on insurance and reinsurance insolvencies, both domestic and foreign, and on other numerous matters involving significant reinsurance issues.