Hogan Lovells

Insurance Department

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What the team is known for Demonstrates significant global-wide capabilities, with a strong European practice group, including a market-leading team in London, in addition to notable teams in Mexico and China. Assists with a wide range of transactional and regulatory matters including M&A, reorganisations and financing. Regularly advises on issues such as Part VII transfers, redomestications and matters arising out of the EU's Solvency II Directive. Also has a notable global disputes practice, acting for major life and non-life insurers and reinsurers.

Strengths"They are our go-to counsel for corporate and regulatory matters," one client reports, adding: "They are extremely responsive, even when we need urgent attention at unsocial hours – it always feels as though we are a priority."

Another client reports: "The firm does an excellent job. They understand our business and the way we work and offer ample experience and knowledge of the regulatory arena."

Work highlights Assisted with the internal reorganisation of Tokio Marine, including the Part VII transfer of certain businesses to a new Luxembourg insurer, in preparation for Brexit.

Acted for the Mexican contingent of Chubb on a USD110 million bank assurance contract with Citi.

Notable practitioners

London-based Charles Rix is a key contact for non-contentious insurance matters, while the insurance disputes team is headed jointly by Nick Atkins in London and David Newmann in Philadelphia. In Spain, Joaquín Ruiz Echauri and Luis Alfonso Fernández Manzano are key contacts for non-contentious and contentious matters respectively. Both partners are based in Madrid.

Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Total 1 Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Extension of supervisory powers of the KNF towards foreign re/insurers performing activity in Poland

Beata Balas-Noszczyk, Maryla Surowiec, Agnieszka Scipio del Campo, Kamila Mróz

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