Insurance - DAC Beachcroft


With one of the largest teams of specialists, DAC Beachcroft has the strongest insurance practice in Spain and is the preferred litigation firm for complex disputes relating to liability, insurance and reinsurance.

Our lawyers have extensive experience in the management and defence of civil liability cases, as well as recovery actions for insurance companies. We aim to understand our client’s business to provide a more sound and efficient service.

We handle coverage disputes arising from both domestic and international risks, working closely with our offices in Latin America and Europe, and monitoring the work of our associated firms and our network of local specialist insurance lawyers.

Insurance litigation

We have an excellent track record in litigation and have been involved in the most significant insurance cases. We are expert negotiators and well versed in mediation and other ADR methods. Some of our lawyers have acted as arbitrators and mediators in both domestic and international disputes.

We advise clients on a full range of insurance issues including:

Construction, engineering and energy

  • Large claims against construction companies and engineering companies
  • Claims against power companies
  • Claims against oil, gas and cogeneration plants
  • Energy transport

Directors' and officers' liability/financial lines

  • Directors’ & officers' liability
  • BBB
  • IPOs
  • Fraud
  • Professional liability
  • Reinsurance

Personal injury

  • International claims
  • Medical malpractice
  • Serious accidents

Professional liability

  • Construction accidents & workers compensation
  • Legal and economic professionals
  • Cyber risks

Product safety, liability and recall

  • Environmental claims
  • Asbestos manufacturers and importers
  • Pharmaceutical and life science
  • Technology
  • Mass infections

Property loss

  • Arson and fraud
  • Fire insurance
  • Contingency



What our clients say

"The team is tremendously practical and very competitive; it's hard to beat for insurance matters." Chambers and Partners Europe 2014 Edition, Insurance, Spain

"All the partners, including the most junior, provide an excellent service. They are all very good at what they do." Chambers and Partners Europe 2014 Edition, Insurance, Spain

"DAC Beachcroft LLP is ‘still number one in a number of areas’, including insurance, reinsurance and liability claims." Legal 500 EMEA 2014 Edition, Insurance, Spain

"DAC Beachcroft LLP is ‘very well known’ for insurance law." Legal 500 EMEA 2013 Edition, Insurance, Spain

"DAC Beachcroft LLP provides ‘outstanding technical analysis.'" Legal 500 EMEA 2012 Edition, Dispute Resolution, Spain

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