We offer advisory, judicial and extrajudicial representation on the following topics, amongst others:

  • Aviation
  • Maritime
  • Defective products
  • Financial lines
  • Healthcare and medical malpractice
  • Professional liability
  • Antitrust and competition law
  • State liability
  • Errors and omissions
  • Contractual disputes
  • Corporate torts
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Notable Cases and Achievements

  • Representing carriers, local insurers and reinsurers in multiple claims related with personal accidents, courier service, and cargo claims .
  • Providing advisory and handling, via reinsurance, an important number of cargo claims made against a Latin-American carrier.
  • Providing legal advice and representation to London and US based reinsurers, via foreign firms and adjusters, regarding aviation and aircraft accidents and losses.
  • Representing two carriers in a fuel contamination related claim.
  • Representing an airport operator on a personal injury claim.
  • Local representation of the reinsurers’ legal defense team involved in one of the highest profiled aircraft accident cases in recent years.
  • Providing legal advice to the reinsurers’ legal defense team of a United Arab Emirates based carrier regarding the viability of a civil liability claim concerning a foreign aircraft accident with Colombian casualties .
  • Negotiating settlements and entering into release agreements on behalf of local insurers with aircraft accident’s victims and relatives.
  • Advising an international cargo agency regarding a liability claim related with an international merchandize sales contract.
  • Providing counsel and representing an importer and international distributor of textiles, shoes and fashion accessories in the handling of a loss related with lost merchandize at a Latin-American port.
  • Representing civil servants in state liability disputes.
  • Representing an aircraft sales corporation in a legal dispute concerning an engine’s performance guarantee.
  • Advising an international law firm in relation to the viability of filing a liability claim for the loss of merchandise of one of its clients.
  • Providing advice and representing a food company in a claim related with loss of important merchandise and goods.