Our Practice Group Insurance – Reinsurance is composed of specialized attorneys with long-standing experience. In part due to many years of service as in-house counsel in insurance groups, our expertise is particularly geared towards the day-to-day demands and economic objectives of our clients. In addition to comprehensive counseling services in all insurance related matters of insurance companies, banks and industrial companies we also conduct the representation in litigation before courts and in arbitration.
The members of our Practice Group periodically publish in German and international publications to provide our international clients and markets with a concise overview of key trends in the European legal Environment:
Distinctions of the practicegroup Insurance/Reinsurance
Legal 500 Deutschland 2018
Recommended in the field of "Insurance/Dispute Resolution". "Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek’s team shows its strengths particularly in liability and property insurance as well as in defending against recourse claims."
JUVE Handbook Commercial Law Firms 2017/2018
Recommended in JUVE Handbook Commercial Law Firms 2017/2018 in the fields of Insurance Law.
Legal 500 EMEA 2017
Recommended in the field of "Insurance - Insurance litigation".
Chambers Europe 2017
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek recommended in the field of "Insurance" (Band 2).
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek is in the ranking of BUJ kanzleimonitor 2016/2017 on tier six in Insurance Law.
Legal 500 Germany 2017
"Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advises insurers, but also extensively represents companies from a variety of other industries on insurance matters, particularly in the D&O area. The team has a solid track record with several large-scale, ongoing disputed matters. It benefits from representing and advising the industry comprehensively, including on matters pertaining to insurance sales law, professional liability law, and product liability law."
JUVE Handbook German Commercial Law Firms 2015/2016
Recommended in the field of "Insurance" (p. 598).
Chambers Europe 2015
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek recommended in the field of "Insurance" (Band 2). "Domestic firm, renowned for its expertise in insurance litigation in Germany. Visible advising both insurance and reinsurance companies, with the regulatory implications of Solvency II forming an increasing part of the team's workload. Covers a wide range of industries, both in Germany and across Europe. Clients say: 'A great insurance practice in Cologne.'"
Legal 500 Germany 2015: twice Top 3 in "Insurance Law"
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek ranked no. 3 in two fields in Insurance Law: "Advice to insurance companies" and "Dispute Resolution".
The law firm has "several extremely competent contact persons", and clients "feel excellently represented". Their "tactical skill, strong formulation capabilities, and excellent strength of arguments" show the lawyers to be "absolute professionals".