Non-life insurance

Our expertise includes:

  • Commercial and product liability insurance
  • Professional liability insurance, e.g. for lawyers, accountants, architects and engineers
  • Directors and officers liability insurance
  • Personal and industrial injury insurance
  • Property, project and building insurance
  • Environmental/pollution insurance

How can we help?
We have years of experience advising on cross-border insurance business, industry-related M&A transactions and the handling of substantial claims for compensation on behalf of, for example, international insurers.

We have core competences within life insurance and indemnity insurance products, the distribution of insurance products, claims handling and the handling of insurance business in general.

Moreover, our lawyers conduct a significant number of cases before the ordinary courts and arbitration tribunals, such as the Danish High Courts and the Danish Supreme Court.

Our client portfolio includes insurance companies specialising in pension and indemnity insurance, insurance brokers and mediators, captives, businesses, organisations and public authorities.

Common challenges
The insurance industry is witnessing increased competition both in Denmark and abroad as well as tighter public regulation. As a result, industry players increasingly focus on efficient use of resources, product development and compliance.

Our ratings

Bech-Bruun Recommended by Legal500

Legal500 Rating 2018
-  Insurance

Bech-Bruun fields a ‘good and professional’ insurance practice that covers the whole range of contentious and non-contentious matters, with recent work for the three-partner team spanning regulatory issues, as well as insurance litigation and mediation. Henrik Valdorf-Hansen represents the City of Copenhagen against Tryg Insurance and Codan Insurance in relation to a fire in a municipality property. Jes Anker Mikkelsen and Anne Buhl Bjelke, who is ‘always ready to provide the best answer’, represent two accountants in two indemnity lawsuits connected to the collapse of Eik Bank.

Legal 500, Insurance

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    2100 Copenhagen

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    Jing'an District, 200040 Shanghai, P.R. China

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