Practices
Insurance Counseling & Litigation

AQI insurance & reinsurance lawyers provide comprehensive counseling, litigation, and dispute resolution services to the insurance industry.

AQI Lawyers have broad expertise in every stage of the process, including selecting and negotiating coverage's structuring insurance programs, preparing and negotiating claims and litigating insurance coverage to maximize recovery for our clients.

Representing some of the leading insurance and reinsurance groups in the UAE during the past years we have handled disputes involving virtually every cutting-edge issue that impacts the industry. Understanding the unique issue clients in both the property/casualty and the life and health sectors allows AQI to provide clients with timely, cost-effective representation, helping clients to achieve their best possible outcome.

AQI advises companies on questions of contract interpretation and coverage issues such as, general liability, property and business interruption, directors and officers, errors and omissions, employment practice liability, fiduciary liability, political risk, environmental liability, marine and represent insurers and reinsurers in actions involving coverage, alleged breaches of contract, negligent claims handling, misrepresentation, bad faith and fraud. We also are frequently called upon to defend our clients policyholders against a wide variety of claims, including labor and employment, securities fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, directors and officer's liability, allegations of professional negligence, and product liability.

In one of the main insurance, reinsurance practices in the country, we litigate and counsel clients on a broad array of the issues including all matters related to insurance and reinsurance. AQI has been involved in many of the cutting- edge developments in these areas of the law. Our practice involves litigation at both the trial and appellate levels, arbitration, and client counseling and advice regarding a broad spectrum of coverage and reinsurance issues.

There is little dispute over AQI's prominence in insurance coverage matters. AQI's extensive insurance litigation practice handles a wide range of cases, including: coverage and bad-faith litigation, broker professional-liability litigation, corporate commercial litigation on behalf of insurers and a multitude of litigation involving the interests of non-insolvent insurers in the areas of real estate transactions; holding-company issues; coverage issues; guaranty association issues; reinsurance issues; complex premium collection matters; complex litigation and bankruptcy, and labor law; and many other regulatory issues.

AQI recognizes legal exposures before the client confronts them, evaluates technical issues and options, provides reliable judgments and implements solutions consistent with those interests. We offer national experience in the areas of coverage, coverage litigation, claims, analysis, claims resolution and coverage-related cost recovery. Our team has prepared opinions and has handled policy-related litigation. Since we have issued numerous opinions and acted as lead counsel in litigation matters. Our goal at all times is to provide innovative, informed and cost-effective solutions to our insurance industry clients.

We also work with our clients to resolve disputes through pre-litigation counseling and negotiations, mediation, and arbitration.

We protect our clients interests in avoiding, defending and resolving disputes arising out or virtually every aspect of their businesses:

Beginning with policy design, we have assisted clients in minimizing their exposure to litigation.

We have successfully defended clients from allegations of wrongdoing associated with the development of new products, including claims of negligent underwriting and others.