Liability and Insurance Law

We counsel industrial and private companies, public authorities, communal and church institutions, as well as private parties on all issues related to liability and insurance law.

We counsel insurance companies regarding protection against insurance claims and with insurance policy disputes, particularly in the insurance sectors of

  • General liability insurance
  • Directors and officers liability insurance
  • Personal injuries and management of personal injuries
  • Product liability
  • Motor vehicle liability insurance
  • Financial loss liability insurance

One core area of our consultation includes the liability of independent professions (doctors, lawyers, tax consultants and accountants), of asset and investment advisors, of insolvency administrators, and of real estate and insurance brokers.

Litigation within the following insurance sectors is the focal point of our operations:

  • Occupational disability insurance, supplementary occupational disability insurance
  • Liability insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Property insurance

In addition to this, we support our clients in enforcing their own demands and compensation claims and verify whether sufficient insurance coverage exists (e.g., insurance coverage of geothermal drilling).

Range of Services

  • Consultation and development of strategies for avoiding liability risks
  • Protection against claims
  • Examining insurance contract disputes
  • Negotiation and dispute resolution
  • Enforcement of damage claims
  • Enforcement of recourse claims
  • Litigation