Seguros & Resseguros


Chambers Global 2017

  • Represented an insurer in a large Fundação Getúlio Vargas arbitration concerning non-payment of reinsurance recovery to the insurer with regard the collapse of a major crane and propellers of a wind tower in the southern region of Brazil.
  • Represented reinsurers in large arbitration and judicial proceedings concerning several claims, including physical losses—strike, riot or civil commotion (SRCC) and delay in start-up (DSU)— related to the construction of a major hydroelectric plant in the northern region of Brazil.
  • Advised cargo insurers in relation to claims concerning cargo losses.
  • Advised an insurer in relation to the development of a new insurance product for covering construction risks in Brazil.
  • Advised a reinsurer in relation to the run-off of a reinsurance contract related to the public liability of a major railroad concessionaire.
  • Advised insurers and reinsurers in relation to surety bonds issued to cover the risk of nonperformance of obligations concerning delivery of sugar stocks by obligors located in the northern region of Brazil.
  • Advised an insurer in relation to the constructive total loss of an oil tanker in the waters off Singapore.
  • Advised an insurer in relation to the constructive total loss of a research vessel in the Antarctic Ocean.
  • Advised insurers and reinsurers in relation to major aviation losses, including casualties and confiscation of several aircraft by Brazilian tax authorities due to alleged noncompliance with local rules on temporary admission regime.
  • Advised insurers in relation to several D&O losses.
  • Advised an insurer in the drafting of the conditions of a new oil and gas policy.
  • Represented an oil and gas company in a major arbitration against the operator related to high-value losses in a field located in the Santos Basin.
  • Advised on several mergers and acquisitions, including the acquisition of a relevant part of
    one of the largest shopping malls in the northern region of Brazil in a transaction valued at approximately R$240 million.
  • Assisted an insurance company in sale of its life insurance portfolio to Icatu/Hartford.
  • Assisted an insurance company in the sale of 100 percent of its stock to Mapfre Seguros in Brazil.
  • Assisted local and foreign insurance clients in M&A transactions.
  • Assisted local and foreign insurance clients in the acquisition of an insurance portfolio.
  • Assisted a leading international insurance company in the incorporation of a joint venture in Brazil.
  • Assisted local and foreign insurance clients in the formation of joint ventures.
  • Assisted a major global insurance company in connection with insurance market regulatory matters in Brazil.
  • Assisted foreign and local entities in the enrollment with SUSEP as local accredited reinsurers authorized to carry out business in Brazil.
  • Interacted with SUSEP in obtaining clearance on transactions and products.
  • Assisted local insurance companies with regard to local regulation in the design of new products.
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