HFW

Insurance Department

Latin America-wide
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What the team is known for Exceptional team known for advising international insurers, reinsurers and insureds across complex, high-stakes insurance matters throughout the Latin American region. Possesses notable strength in aviation and maritime insurance cases, as well as excelling in an array of property and energy claims. Renders advice to globally renowned names in the industry from its London and São Paulo offices. Core strengths span D&O, business interruption and subrogation claims.

Notable practitioners

Market observers highlight Christopher Cardona 's Latin American insurance practice, emphasising "his reputation, credibility and work product." Representing both insurers and insured parties, he is at the forefront of many insurance disputes, including those resolved through both litigation and arbitration. Interviewees affirm: "He knows the culture. He is very well versed in English law and understands the legal culture."

Jeremy Shebson is known for being an aviation insurance lawyer who works extensively on cases throughout Latin American jurisdictions. He continues to represent London and international market insurers in multi-jurisdictional aviation insurance matters.

Singled out for his undisputed expertise in aviation and maritime insurance work, Jonathan Bruce receives praise from market sources. They say: "He is very knowledgeable, experienced and good in front of clients. I have no hesitation whatsoever in recommending him." A partner in the London office, he offers prominent domestic and international insurers renowned expertise in advising on complex losses in the Latin American region.