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DAC Beachcroft LLP

Insurance

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What the team is known for

Well-regarded insurance team acting on a range of insurance mandates, including coverage and liability advice and fraud investigations. Experienced advising on medical malpractice, environmental damages and product liability issues. Acts as counsel to key domestic and international players in the insurance, reinsurance and underwriting spheres.

Strengths

This is "a tremendous team," a client states, further highlighting the lawyers' "close relationship to the client."

Notable practitioners

Andrés Amunátegui is held in high regard by market commentators, who describe him as "a very good lawyer." He is particularly noted for his expertise advising a wide variety of clients on liability mandates.

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Overview

A well-established team

The team in Chile provides an extensive service to insurers and reinsurers, 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.

A Unique Service for the International Market

  • Unique service for the international market (reinsurers based in Bogotá, Miami, New York, London and Madrid), we are the eyes and ears of our clients locally for handling large losses
  • The team combines the mix of local knowledge and international expertise, so clients put their trust in us to represent their interests before the cedant, the adjuster, the broker and the Insured
  • We report to the international market on a regular basis under the London market standard, which represents a high level of understanding, especially considering the cultural differences.
  • Being a proper DAC Beachcroft office in this jurisdiction opens the local practice to the globe, which means that the team works in collaboration with the rest of our network of offices throughout Latina America, UK, and Spain – offering a unique service on the international

Members

Amunategui, Guillermo

Amunátegui, Andrés

LeBlanc, Nicolas

Clients

Chubb

Markel

QBE

Tokio Marine Kiln

XL Catlin

Industries

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DAC Beachcroft LLP

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Department location

Av. El Golf 40, Office 1401

Las Condes

Santiago de Chile

Santiago

Chile

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Chile

Insurance


Andrés Amunátegui
Band 2