Insurance | Liability

Private Insurance Law, Dispute Resolution, Insurance Supervision/FINMA, Broker Law

Your goals

You are looking for comprehensive legal expertise in the field of (re)insurance and liability law. As insurer, reinsurer or insurance intermediary, you depend on receiving practiceoriented, well-founded and timely answers to complex questions of insurance, supervisory and liability law. In connection with insurance disputes, you expect legal representation that is committed to protecting your interests in out-of-court and court dispute resolution proceedings.

Our services

Our advice covers all areas of insurance and liability law. We support you from the establishment of (re)insurance companies and branches to the handling of run-offs. We provide our clients with our know-how in the preparation of new insurance contracts, the elaboration of strategic insurance concepts and special contracts (such as broker agreements) as well as in claims settlement. We represent you in the assertion and defense of national and international insurance and liability claims and support you in negotiations with FINMA and other domestic and foreign authorities. We also prepare legal opinions and legal opinions in all insurance and liability matters.

We have extensive experience in specific specialist areas such as:

  • Insurance supervision
  • Insurance mediation law
  • Private insurance: personal, property and asset protection insurance, esp. D&O, business and professional liability, cyber
  • Social insurance: occupational pension plans (2nd pillar), health and accident insurance
  • Restructuring, run-off transactions
  • Insurtech solutions for insurers
  • Representation before supervisory authorities (FINMA), state and arbitration courts
  • Arbitrator mandates appointments
  • Liability, esp. product liability, medical liability
  • Data protection law

Dr. Lucy Gordon, LL.M., coordinates the activities of the MME insurance and liability law team. She has many years of experience in insurance and liability law, both in an advisory and litigation capacity.

MME Integrated Approach

Particularly when advising (re)insurance companies and insurance intermediaries, the consideration of other legal areas is of central importance. We have specialists in other areas Insurance/Reinsurance and Liability Private Insurance Law, Dispute Resolution, Insurance Supervision/FINMA, Broker Lawsuch as data protection law, IT law or labour law and can offer you holistic and integrated solutions.

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Your team

Contact

In need of legal, tax or compliance advice? We look forward to contacting you.

Publications

  • Raphael Brunner,

    Prof. Dr. Andreas Furrer

    Goodbye Gini-Durlemann

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  • Entwicklungen im Versicherungs- und Haftpflichtrecht

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