SegurosLex is a law firm established on 2010 by attorney Sergio Arellano Iturriaga, and it is focused on specific areas of law, specially insurance law, civil and commercial law, with a recognized background in arbitral justice. On the same year, it signed a partnership with Davis Arnold Cooper LLP, integrating subsequently to DACBeachcroft on purpose of that two large british bureaus.
In March 2015 Sandoval & Cia. and SegurosLex Ltda. were associated in order to establish a law firm with large experience in insurance and reinsurance law, linked to the national insurance market and major reinsurers in Europe and the United States.
SegurosLex' founder partner, Sergio Arellano Iturriaga, is attorney at law from Universidad de Chile. Nominated by the British journal LATAM INSURANCE REVIEW among 50 executives and professionals insurance industry leaders in Latin America (LatAm Insurance Review, No. 32, May 2014), he integrates the arbitration panel of the Arbitration and Mediation Center of the Santiago Commerce Chamber, the National Center for Arbitration and AIDA Chile, and is a member of the Spanish Center of Arbitration. He was Defense Council of State’s attorney, member of the Commercial Court, president of AIDA Chile and chief attorney for Aetna Chile Seguros. He holds a Master’s degree in Political Sciences in International Relations (PUC) and a diploma in International Economic Relations (U. Mayor) besides postgraduate studies in Corporate Governance. He has taught in courses and diplomas of his specialty, in domestic as in foreign colleges. He is the author of scholar articles and books, one of which is The Insurance Act, whose first edition was published in July 2013, while the second is October 2014.
Partner Luis Olivares Sandoval is attorney from Universidad de Chile and AIDA Chile’s Vice president, and he holds a Master’s degree in Business Law from Universidad Adolfo Ibanez, and a Master’s degree of Laws (LLM) from London School of Economics and Political Science. He has been Academic Director for the School of Insurance (part of the Chilean Association of Insurers) in the General Insurance and Life’ Brokers and Insurance Settlement diploma, and currently heads the Insurance Law diploma, taught with Universidad de Los Andes. He has served in several bureaus related to the national insurance market and in 2009 he founded Sandoval & Cia.
We inform you that starting on March 2015, legal bureaus SegurosLex Ltda. and Sandoval & Cia. established an association with the aim of setting up a firm with a high level of expertise in the areas of Insurance and Reinsurance Law, commercial law, arbitration and litigation. The experience of partners and associates allows us to establish a solid work group, primarily focused on the areas we played for many years. Our associates are attorneys with undergraduate studies in important Chilean colleges and they have completed postgraduate courses in Business Law and Insurance. Our offices are located at Avda. New Tajamar 481, South Tower, office 804, Las Condes, Santiago. We invite you to visit our websites at www.seguroslex.cl and www.sandovalcia.cl