Work Area: Insurance & Reinsurance

Ex-Cascione Pulino partner forms insurance boutique

Marcelo Rechtman has left Brazil's Cascione Pulino Boulos & Santos Advogados to set up an insurance law boutique.

26 July 2017

Mattos Filho and Souza Cescon steer Swiss Re and Bradesco JV

Souza, Cescon, Barrieu & Flesch Advogados’ São Paulo office has helped insurance provider Swiss Re absorb Bradesco Seguros’ portfolio for large-risk insurance in Brazil.

17 July 2017

Trench Rossi and Lilla Huck steer insurance deal

Brazilian firm Trench, Rossi e Watanabe Advogados has helped insurance brokerage Wiz Soluções e Corretagem de Seguros purchase fellow insurance provider Finanseg for 240 million reais (US$72 million).

03 July 2017

Chilean firms look in-house for lateral hires

Multiple Chilean law firms have skipped over their direct competitors in the legal market and recruited lawyers from in-house positions over the past few months, bolstering a range of practice areas.

29 June 2017

Clyde & Co opens in Mexico

UK firm Clyde & Co LLP has expanded its footprint in Latin America by merging with Garza Tello & Asociados, a Mexican law firm specialised in maritime, insurance and energy law.

11 May 2017

Mattos Filho hires from Pinheiro Neto’s insurance practice

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados announced today that it has added to its partnership with the hire of a senior associate from Pinheiro Neto Advogados.

07 March 2017

Brazil sees new tax partners amid proposed reform

As Brazilian President Michel Temer prepares to shake up the country’s tax code, almost half of law firms reporting promotions to Latin Lawyer are positioning themselves to meet increased client demand in the area by making new tax partners.

10 January 2017

Willkie Farr, Souza Cescon and Mattos Filho agree high-risk insurer JV

Reinsurance company Swiss Re and Brazilian financial conglomerate Bradesco have teamed up to launch a large-risk commercial insurance joint venture in Brazil.

31 October 2016

Kennedys opens further offices in LatAm

UK firm Kennedys has opened offices in Colombia and Chile, less than two weeks after cementing its presence in Peru and Brazil.

02 August 2016

Kennedys opens offices in Brazil and Peru

London insurance-focused firm Kennedys Law has upped its presence in Latin America – establishing a one-partner office in Lima and tightening its relationship with its associated firm in São Paulo .

25 July 2016

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