Gide dedicates a full practice group to insurance. It is made up of thirty specialist lawyers who practice from all our offices worldwide and who handle the various legal issues that may arise in the insurance and reinsurance fields.
Gide's Insurance practice group brings together thirty lawyers based throughout our network of offices and with the specific skills required to handle the various legal issues encountered within the fields of insurance and reinsurance.
The expertise of the Insurance practice group covers the entire range of services that may be required by the traditional key players in the insurance sector (insurers, insurance distributors, reinsurers) as well as by businesses from other sectors that face insurance-related issues or that wish to develop their own capacity to supply insurance services to others:
La pratique de Gide Loyrette Nouel A.A.R.P.I. couvre les problématiques d'assurance, de transports et de risques industriels. Le cabinet intervient principalement en conseil mais traite aussi le contentieux. La base de clientèle comprend de nombreux assureurs et réassureurs, ainsi que des courtiers d'assurance et des entreprises spécialisées dans les secteurs du transport, de l'industrie et de la construction. L’équipe dispose d’une grande expérience et traite régulièrement des dossiers c à forts enjeux. Elle gère principalement des dossiers d’envergure nationale, mais le réseau de bureaux du cabinet à l'étranger lui permet aussi de facilement se déployer à l’international lorsque nécessaire. L’équipe est codirigée par Richard Ghueldre et Capucine Bernier qui sont des avocats réputés.
Legal 500 Paris 2022
The practice at Gide Loyrette Nouel A.A.R.P.I. is set up as an insurance, transport and industrial risks group which assists with contentious and non-contentious matters, with advisory work accounting for a particularly significant portion of the workload. With clients including insurers and reinsurers as well as insurance brokers and companies from the team's core sectors, including the transport, industry and construction sectors, the practice can draw on its extensive track record and wide-angle knowledge to assist with complex high-stakes matters. The caseload is primarly domestic in nature, but the firm's offices abroad allow for one-stop-shop coverage. The renowned Richard Ghueldre and Capucine Bernier direct the team.
Legal 500 EMEA 2021
First-class firm regularly acting on disputes between insurers and on behalf of insureds. Advises French and multinational players on the acquisitions of insurance portfolios and on digitisation projects. Represents clients in class actions as well as civil and criminal litigation. Multifaceted practice able to assist with industrial risk matters, insurance start-ups and interactions with national regulators. Clients praise the 'excellent and dedicated team' which provides 'good client service and responsiveness.' Interviewees also appreciate that 'the specialisms of the firm's departments complement each other.'
Chambers Europe 2019
Gide Loyrette Nouel assists with contentious and non-contentious matters, especially in the finance and insurance and reinsurance sectors. Richard Ghueldre heads the practice, with Capucine Bernier as the other main practitioner.
Legal 500 EMEA 2019