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DAC Beachcroft LLP

Insurance

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What the team is known for

Well-regarded firm with a strong international network of insurance practitioners. Praised for handling insurance litigation mandates, consulting on coverage issues and advising on the regulatory framework governing the Mexican insurance sector. Often retained by significant players from the insurance and reinsurance spaces.

Strengths

A commentator says: "They are knowledgeable about insurance law and are very clear in their communications with clients."

Work highlights

Advised Zurich Mexico on a coverage issue concerning a USD3 million loss incurred by one of its insured parties.

Notable practitioners

Miguel Ángel de la Fuente Estrada specialises in the full gamut of insurance matters. "When I need assistance or a professional opinion, I know I can count on him and I trust what he has to say. He also explains matters patiently," states a respondent. Since publication, de la Fuente Estrada has joined DAC Beachcroft LLP as partner.

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Overview

What we do
The team in Mexico provides an extensive service to insurers, with a particular strength in advising on complex and high-value claims. Our expert team understands that their clients want straightforward and clear legal advice, and they want long-term relationships with lawyers who are able to resolve disputes through arbitration and mediation, as well as litigation.

What we are known for
We continue to act on behalf of insurers and reinsurers, offering a full-service in several jurisdictions – including North America, Mexico and several Latin American countries.
The quality of our work continues to be of the highest standard in the region and as a result we are involved in high profile cases in both Mexico and Latin America.

Specialisations

  • Insurance​
  • Reinsurance
  • Dispute resolution
  • Civil and commercial litigation
  • Corporate
  • Real Estate
  • Tax / Administrative
  • Data Protection 
  • Ecommerce and Cyber


Recent work highlights

We have represented insurance companies in administrative proceedings and disputes against and negotiations with the Mexican Insurance CommissionJose , and advised clients such as: Axa Seguros, Zurich Mexico, JLT, Reasinter, Summa, AON, JLT, and Sterling Re - on insurance and reinsurance claims and coverage issues.


Members

de la Fuente, Miguel Angel

de la Fuente Estrada, Miguel Ángel

Enrique, Urbano,

Liliana, Calvo Rojas

Clients

AIG

Axa

Liberty

Munich Re

QBE

Swiss Re

Zurich

Industries

Insurance

Insurance Department

DAC Beachcroft LLP

firm
Department location

Monte Pelvoux 210 PB-A

Colonia Lomas de Chapultepec

Delegación Miguel Hidalgo

Mexico City

Ciudad de México

Mexico

11000

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Mexico

Insurance


Miguel Ángel de la Fuente Estrada
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