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Insurance: Contentious Claims & Reinsurance

4 ranked lawyersBand 2, Spotlight TableUKGlobal 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Renowned team regularly instructed on London market reinsurance matters. Also involved in significant international work, including particular strength in mandates issuing from Latin America. Represents leading insurance entities in complex coverage and reinsurance disputes arising in the aviation, energy and mining sectors. Experience includes big-ticket claims relating to property damage, business interruption and other losses associated with major political upheaval and natural disasters.

Foreign desks

Well known for its deep expertise in the Latin American market, advising insurers and reinsurers on disputes across the region, particularly in the marine and energy sectors. The team in London includes Jonathan Bruce and Christopher Cardona, both of whom frequently represent Latin American clients as well as UK and international insurers.

Notable practitioners

Andrew Bandurka focuses on reinsurance disputes as part of a robust contentious claims practice. He has expertise in handling matters concerning a range of insurance policies, including product liability and professional indemnity.
"Andrew does a really good job for his clients and is very clever and commercial."

Christopher Cardona represents both insurers and insured parties in litigation and arbitration proceedings across the Latin America region.

Christopher Foster is well regarded for his contentious insurance practice, in which he handles an impressive array of complex coverage and reinsurance disputes. He has experience handling matters related to claims for property damage, construction defects and professional liability, among others.
"He's incredibly client-friendly and really adds value - he's everything you could need or want from an external lawyer."

Jonathan Bruce offers prominent domestic and international insurers renowned expertise in advising on complex losses in the Latin American region.

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Insurance: Contentious Claims & Reinsurance


Andrew Bandurka
Band 3
Christopher Cardona
Foreign expert for Latin America-wide
Christopher Foster
Band 2
Jonathan Bruce
Foreign expert for Latin America-wide