Munich / London, 4 June 2020 – Global Insurance Law Connect (GILC) today announced that the German law firm ARNECKE SIBETH DABELSTEIN has become a member of the GILC law network. The addition of this commercial law firm, which is represented in six locations in Germany, means that the network has now grown to 18 members. The European group of the GILC member law firms now comprises France, Germany, Spain, the United Kingdom, Italy, Switzerland, Belgium, Luxembourg, Norway, Finland and Spain.
Jim Sherwood, the Chairman of Global Insurance Law Connect, comments: “Global Insurance Law Connect has come a long way since we started the network in 2018. We are pleased that we can now accept ARNECKE SIBETH DABELSTEIN into our group of specialised independent law firms. We can now proudly share the fact that we advise one of the world’s largest insurance corporations and are setting new standards of expertise in the area of global legal advice in the insurance sector.”
Dr. Quirin Vergho, a partner of ARNECKE SIBETH DABELSTEIN, says: “Germany is Europe’s second largest insurance market and a global business leader. At ARNECKE SIBETH DABELSTEIN we have strong connections to the insurance market in Germany. Our new partnership will help us to extend the services provided to our numerous international clients and to develop new international connections for our law firm.”
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About Global Insurance Law Connect
Global Insurance Law Connect is a formal alliance of insurance law firms which spans four continents. The founding members are the law firms Batini Traverso Grasso & Associati (Italy), BLM (United Kingdom), Byrd & Associates (France) and Foran Glennon Palandech Ponzi & Rudloff PC (USA). Other members are Blanco & Asociados (Spain), Khaitan Legal Associates (India), Santos Bevilaqua Advogados (Brazil), Advokatfirmaet Riisa & Co (Norway) and Lydian (Belgium), Buren Legal (China), gbf Attorneys-at-Law (Switzerland), Lee and Li (Taiwan), Molitor (Luxembourg), Ocampo 1890 (Mexico), Sparke Helmore (Australia) and Sokrates (Finland).
A special benefit offered by the group consists of 14 special legal and risk interest groups which share expertise with clients in different fields such as product liability, D&O, shipping, energy and cyber. Other groups will be added as the alliance grows.
About ARNECKE SIBETH DABELSTEIN
ARNECKE SIBETH DABELSTEIN is an independent full-service law firm with a clear focus on key economic sectors. Around 160 lawyers and tax consultants in Frankfurt am Main, Munich, Hamburg, Berlin, Leer and Dresden advise clients from medium-sized companies and corporate groups on national and international issues. The growing insurance team has many years of experience and specialised knowledge in all areas of insurance law and advises numerous national and international clients.