Insuralex Peru (Osterling Abogados) adds new partner to its Insurance and Reinsurance team.
Insuralex Peru (Osterling Abogados) is pleased to announce Mr. Omar Córdova as its new partner. This appointment increases the firm’s number of partners to 9 and strengthens its position as the leading Peruvian firm in advising the (re)insurance market.
With more than 25 years of experience, Omar Córdova has focused his practice mainly on maritime law and (re)insurance law. Chambers and Partners has featured him as per his proficiency in the latter speciality.
Graduated from Universidad San Martín de Porres, the new partner holds an LLM in Maritime Law from Swansea University. In addition, he is a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, the British Insurance Law Association, and the ALSUM Legal Observatory.
Commenting on his appointment to the firm, Omar Córdova said: “This challenge comes at a particularly suitable time, as I not only now have the opportunity to join a leading insurance and reinsurance firm, but also to develop a maritime law practice, with the backing of Osterling Abogados‘ track record.”
Managing Partner Enrique Ferrando commented: “As a leading (re)insurance practice, our focus is on offering distinctive solutions to the ongoing challenges faced by the industry. In that vein, Omar’s addition allows us to broaden our portfolio of services to include marine insurance, and also brings experience and expertise to a team of lawyers composed mainly of former in-house counsels from leading insurance companies. This strength sets us apart from other firms. In addition, as an active member of Insuralex, the leading international insurance law network, we have the capacity to handle cross-border matters in more than 55 countries.”
About Osterling Abogados
Osterling Abogados is a leading Peruvian law firm, with more than 40 years of experience and is recognised locally and abroad. We design optimal, timely and practical solutions to companies’ daily legal challenges. With a cross-cutting approach, combining innovation and proven experience, our advice is tailored to our clients’ strategic objectives
Founded in 2002, Insuralex is a worldwide network with more than 50 independent law firms that specialize in insurance and reinsurance coverage, defense, litigation, regulatory and corporate matters, and related legal services. Its members work for a wide range of clients including insurance and reinsurance companies, Lloyd’s syndicates, insurance, and reinsurance brokers as well as captives and self-insured companies. Each member firm of Insuralex is a leader in its national or state jurisdiction on issues related to insurance and reinsurance.
Insuralex is particularly recognized in complex claims that require a high specialization and that have an international component that requires specialized knowledge in diverse jurisdictions. Its members are also recognized for providing legal advice to the insurance industry on corporate and regulatory matters.
With 20 years of continuous growth, Insuralex has become the world’s leading insurance and reinsurance network with a highly recognized recommendation from our partners and clients within the insurance and reinsurance industry.
Insuralex Latin American insurance law practice covers countries such as: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guatemala, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela.