Our specialist insurance lawyers offer specific, comprehensive advice in all areas relating to insurance.
We offer full legal services to the complete spectrum of those involved in this area, such as insurers, reinsurers,
P&I Clubs, subscribers, intermediaries, insured parties and banks and financial institutions.
Our insurance department enjoys international renown, as one of Spain’s firms with the greatest commitment to this
We have offices in Cadiz, Bilbao, Madrid, Seville and Valencia.
HOW CAN WE HELP?
We have deep experience both in advising on insurance matters as well as dealing with insurance disputes. We assist
in the development of new products and the drafting of insurance policies.
Our specialist areas include: marine insurance, large risk insurance covering both indemnity and public liability,
transport insurance, energy, analysis of contracts and clauses, as well as dispute resolution.
LO QUE HACEMOS
Since the beginnings of the firm we have specialised in this area of maritime law.
We advise all parties involved in maritime insurance, and our maritime law team acts for P&I Clubs, shipowners,
charterers, salvors, and hull and cargo insurers.
We have wide knowledge and in-depth experience of maritime insurance, and at San Simón & Duch we work in areas
including protection and indemnity insurance, ship insurance (hull and machinery) and freight insurance.
Our specialities include:
• Hull and machinery insurance
• Protection and Indemnity Insurance (P&I)
• Goods insurance
• Large risk insurance
• Claims and payment for accidents
• Provision of guarantees and letters of undertaking
• Recovery and recourse actions
• General average
• Insurance contract
• Advising insurers and insured parties; dispute resolution through mediation
• Disputes between
insurers and reinsurers
• Calculating settlements
• Control and payment of indemnities
Given the nature and urgency of some of the matters relating to insurance, our maritime law department has an
emergency service available for when you need it:
Telephone: (0034) 913 579 298. 24 hours a year, every day of the year.
Public Liability Insurance
Transport and logistics insurance
National and international road transport. CMR
Accidents involving freight
Liability within terminals
Our team has wide experience in the energy sector, from storage
and transport to purchase and sale operations of products such as oil and gas.
We work with both insurance companies and those in the energy sector itself.
Our lawyers have extensive experience in the field of large risks and general non-maritime
insurance, both with indemnity insurance as well as public liability (professional, medical, etc)
We work for both insurers and insured parties, defending their interests in areas such as third parties pursuing
claims, investigations, processing claims, control and payment of indemnity, recovery and recourse for insurers.
Damages arising from transportation
Other damage to goods
Credit and Suretyship Insurance
Since the very beginnings
of the firm our lawyers have been involved in advising on reinsurance matters. We focus principally on organising
cover, analysis of clauses and conditions and the resolution of disputes between insurers and reinsurers.
Credit and Suretyship