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About us

Kennedys Brazil Technical Services provides consultancy and risk management advice to insurance and reinsurance clients. The multilingual team in our Sao Paulo office is led by Fabio Torres, well-respected in the Brazilian market.

Our Brazilian insurance and reinsurance professionals are part of the wider Kennedys network. In this region, the team is led by Alex Guillamont, Head of our Latin American and Caribbean practice in our Miami office, and supported by our international insurance team. This includes the London Market team and international offices who handle some of the most significant insurance and reinsurance matters worldwide.

Kennedys won Latin American Law Firm of the Year in the Reactions Latin American Insurance and Reinsurance Awards 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016.

Our expertise
We advise reinsurers and international insurers on a wide range of specialist areas of expertise. Our insurance consultancy and risk management services in Brazil include:

  • Contractors' all risks and DSU
  • Directors' and officers' (D & O) liability
  • Energy
  • Property and business interruption
  • Professional indemnity
  • Alternative dispute resolution
  • Environment
  • Policy advice
  • Product liability
  • Regulation
  • General liability
  • Aviation and satellite
  • Marine
  • Surety.


5 May 2017
We are pleased to announce that we will be merging with insurance leading US firm Carroll McNulty & Kull (CMK), creating a truly global insurance practice that will offer clients unrivalled coverage and expertise in all their key markets.
3 April 2017
We are pleased to announce that we have boosted our international marine insurance and shipping practice, and particularly our Korean expertise, with the appointment of disputes partner Deug Rong (“DR”) Lee from Clyde & Co.
9 March 2017
We are delighted to announce that our senior partner, Nick Thomas, was awarded Best Strategic Leadership at last night’s Managing Partners’ Forum Awards.

*People marked with * are not admitted to practice in the State of Florida or any jurisdiction in the United States.