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International Insurance Lawyers

We have an experienced team of insurance sector lawyers across the world, who are consistently top ranked in the leading legal directories. Our CMS network offers clients exceptional depth and breadth of expertise via specialist insurance lawyers who understand the local legal and commercial markets. Our extensive international reach brings expertise in advising on complex, multi-jurisdictional matters.

Our experts cover:

Claims & Litigation

  • Aviation, Marine & Transportation
  • Construction
  • Specialty
  • Healthcare
  • Political Risks & Credit
  • Professional Negligence
  • Property & Casualty
  • Cyber


  • Contentious and Non-Contentious
  • De-Risking
  • Product Development
  • Part VIIs
  • Regulatory Outsourcing


  • M&A
  • Venturing/Partnerships
  • Portfolio Transfers
  • Fundraisings
  • Restructuring

Technology & digital

  • Commercial Contracts
  • InsurTech
  • IT Outsourcing
  • Procurement


  • Banking
  • Capital Markets
  • Structured Finance
  • Treasury
  • Tax
  • Investments
  • Funds and Asset Management
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Alex Denslow
Alex Denslow
Head of the CMS Insurance Group
United Kingdom, London
Alex Denslow is Head of the CMS Insurance Group. In this position, he leads an international team of 100 specialist lawyers.He is a recommended partner in Chambers and Legal 500 for insurance / reinsurance...
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Will Dibble
United Kingdom, London
Will Dibble is a partner in the Financial Services and Products group.  He advises leading investment and retail banks as well as other financial institutions and corporates on a wide range of derivatives...
Patrick Donega
Patrick Donegan
United Kingdom, London
Patrick Donegan is a partner in the Banking and Finance Group. He has been with CMS since 2003 and was made a partner in 2011.He has a wide range of experience in corporate and leveraged finance and other...
United Kingdom
Carl Dray
Carl Dray
United Kingdom, Sheffield
Carl is a Partner in our Dispute Resolution group. Carl, and his team, defend a range of personal injury claims from high value seven figure sum catastrophic claims to smaller claims with either a strategic...
Paul Edmondson
Paul Edmondson
United Kingdom, London
Paul Edmondson is a partner in our Financial Services & Products team. He has over 20 years’ experience advising financial institutions on a range of regulatory and commercial issues.Clients include...
Raúl Ferreyra
Peru, Lima
Raúl Ferreyra has been part of CMS Grau since 2000 and he specializes in Mining Law and his legal background combines experience in corporate, Intellectual Property, tax, bankruptcy and the real state...
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Ed Foss
Head of the Insurance and Reinsurance Group
United Kingdom, London
Ed Foss is a partner and Head of the Insurance and Reinsurance Group at CMS.  Ed has over 20 years’ experience advising insurers and insurance brokers on liability issues.  Before joining CMS as a...
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Martin Fox
United Kingdom, London
Martin Fox is a partner in the Insurance & Reinsurance group specialising in construction professional indemnity claims for consulting engineers, architects, design and build contractors, quantity surveyors...
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Virginie Frémat
Belgium, Antwerp
Virginie Frémat is a Partner in the Antwerp corporate team. Virginie advises on all aspects of general corporate law and has significant experience in managing complex transactions. She is highly regarded...
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Simon Garrett
United Kingdom, London
Simon Garrett is a partner in the Insurance Team. He has worked as a lawyer in the London insurance market since 2001.  He acts for a variety of insurers, intermediaries and their insureds in defence...