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Whether you are an insurer, broker, reinsurer or insured party, you face an increasingly unpredictable world. From day-to-day operational matters to strategic planning, liability and disputes resolution, policy drafting, coverage and regulatory issues, your world is changing rapidly as tougher capital and risk requirements impact your business. With 100 specialist lawyers in 33 countries, we are attuned to your commercial interests and can protect them in your home market and across borders. Our approach is based on strong local legal knowledge delivered to you on a European-wide basis by experts who truly understand the insurance sector.

Many of our lawyers have worked in the insurance sector which means we understand the complexities of your markets. Whether you require guidance on claims, regulation policy drafting, wider business disputes, M&A, capital raisings and restructurings, cyber liability, HR, tax, real estate or commercial issues, our multi-disciplinary specialists can help you. We have a recognised domestic and cross-border track record of delivering for clients on the most complex transactional and advisory engagements in this sector. Equally, In the event of a domestic or cross-border insurance or reinsurance dispute, we can guide you through the disputes process, striving to secure the best business outcome.

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07/03/2019
Brexit for In­surers
30 Jan 20
In­sur­ance 2020: The Bel­gian per­spect­ive
The Bel­gian in­sur­ance mar­ket in 2020 will be Brexit-fo­cused. UK in­surers and brokers who moved their European op­er­a­tions to Bel­gi­um have been wait­ing for exit day be­fore pulling the trig­ger and switch­ing...
28/01/2019
Vir­ginie Frémat pro­moted to part­ner
30 Jan 20
In­sur­ance 2020: The Bel­gian per­spect­ive
The Bel­gian in­sur­ance mar­ket in 2020 will be Brexit-fo­cused. UK in­surers and brokers who moved their European op­er­a­tions to Bel­gi­um have been wait­ing for exit day be­fore pulling the trig­ger and switch­ing...
30/11/2018
Novem­ber 2018 News­let­ter
28 Jan 20
Avi­ation claims: Po­ten­tial chal­lenge to concept of ac­ci­dent in the...
A re­cent Court of Justice of the European Uni­on (CJEU) de­cision in Decem­ber 2019 may give scope to chal­lenge the defin­i­tion and concept of the term “ac­ci­dent” with­in Chapter III - Art­icle 17 (1) of...
28/09/2018
Septem­ber 2018 News­let­ter
17 Jan 20
CJEU rules in­surers li­able for not in­form­ing life in­sur­ance policy...
The European Court of Justice (CJEU) was re­cently asked to rule on the EU­'s Solvency II Dir­ect­ive (and all earli­er le­gis­la­tions reg­u­lat­ing life in­sur­ance) re­gard­ing the can­cel­la­tion rights of in­sur­ance...
CMS Ex­pert Guide to In­sur­ance
23 Dec 19
A new EU op­er­a­tion­al re­si­li­ence frame­work for cy­ber se­cur­ity?
Our re­cent Law-Now art­icle dis­cussed the FCA, PRA and Bank of Eng­land con­sulta­tions on im­prov­ing fin­an­cial sta­bil­ity in the UK mar­kets through op­er­a­tion­al re­si­li­ence. Con­tinu­ing this theme, but now from...
31 Jan 18
Ten things every in­surer should know
15 Nov 19
Brexit and data pro­tec­tion: what to do next (when you don’t know what’s...
Whilst the threat of a no-deal Brexit has been aver­ted for now, the fu­ture is by no means cer­tain. We have high­lighted some of the key is­sues for UK-based or­gan­isa­tions, and the EEA or­gan­isa­tions that...