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Diemoz, Mario
Mario Diemoz
Partner
Telephone: +56 2 3202 7243

Mario Diemoz

-Partner

Experience

  • Heads the practice in Chile. Specialises in insurance and reinsurance.
  • Advises (re)insurers in Chile on a variety of legal issues related to insurance claims, coverage disputes and policy wordings.
  • Manages complex insurance claims related to property, public liability, construction and engineering, Construction All Risks, Erection All Risk, Delay in Start Up and business interruption. Advises on coverage and policy drafting for all areas of insurance.
  • Manages insurance claims related to directors’ & officers’ (D&O) policies, errors and omissions and financial lines.
  • Worked for the Chilean affiliate of Liberty Mutual Group, for three years as General Counsel. In that role, led the due diligence and approval processes before the regulators, for the purposes of the acquisition of ING General Insurance operations in Chile – one of the largest insurance transactions in Chile in 2006.
  • Regularly advises on commercial and regulatory matters. Regulatory experience includes drafting policy wordings, contracts, general advice, reinsurance agreements, and policy interpretation.
  • Advised buyers in a major transnational merger between the Chilean subsidiaries of two international insurance companies in 2016.

Clients

  • Insurers and international reinsurers
  • National Banks
  • Brokers

Memberships

  • AIDA – Chilean Insurance Law Association
  • Chilean Bar Association