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Kvist-Kristensen, Allan
Allan Kvist-Kristensen
Partner
Telephone: +45 3373 7026

The Legal 500 EMEA 2016 - Recommended Lawyer

The Legal 500 EMEA 2016 - Recommended Lawyer

Allan Kvist-Kristensen

-Partner

Experience

  • Represented various underwriters on coverage issues regarding major claims in Denmark and internationally.
  • Wide experience in handling international claims regarding product liability, property damage and product recall , including EUR multi-million claims in USA, Asia and Europe
  • Regular speaker at the Danish Insurance Academy.
  • Annual seminar on general and product liability at the Danish Insurance Academy.
  • Associate Professor at Copenhagen University for 11 years.

Significant reported cases

  • Represented a Danish insurer in a coverage dispute of DKK 700 million regarding property insurance in Asia.
  • Representing a Danish insurer in a complex major US product liability case, currently pending in various states.
  • Representing a Danish insurer in a major recourse action of DKK 750 million in Europe.
  • Klinke [2012] - Supreme Court case regarding property and liability insurance.
  • Sandagergaard [2015] - High Court case on ingredients and components coverage.
  • Kranexpressen [2012] - All risks insurance compliance.
  • Deep Fryer [2015] - Supreme Court case on product liability.

Clients

  • International and Scandinavian insurers and reinsurers
  • International and Scandinavian insurance brokers
  • Private companies

Publications

  • The Product Liability Act with Commentaries, 2004
  • U2013B.129 Direct Claims
  • TBB2012.231 All Risks Insurance and compliance with the Insurance Contracts Act

Market recognition

  • A Recommended Lawyer for ‘Insurance (Denmark)’
    The Legal 500 EMEA 2016