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Rivera Noya, Marco
Marco Rivera Noya
Telephone: +51 5625152

Chambers LATAM 2018 - Leading Individual

Marco Rivera Noya


  • Marco is the head of our Kennedys Peru office. He specialises in litigation, dispute resolution and corporate law, with a particular emphasis on insurance and reinsurance, regulatory advice, contracts, construction and competition.
  • Experienced in commercial and regulatory aspects of the insurance sector, having advised insurers, reinsurers, brokers, adjusters and policyholders in Peru, and the UK, in a variety of legal issues related to insurance, coverage disputes, misrepresentation and non-disclosure issues, liability and claim negotiations.
  • Advised insurance and reinsurance companies in claims related to casualty, aviation, maritime, machinery breakdown, liability, construction (CAR), business interruption, among others claims, with a value in excess of US$800 million to the date.
  • Contributed to the product design and drafting of insurance policies and structuring of reinsurance programs. Adopted an innovative approach to the interpretation of policies and resolution of conflicts arising from the wording of insurance policies and reinsurance contracts.
  • Actively participated in the drafting of the Peruvian Insurance Contracts Law of 2013.
  • Acts on behalf of insurance and reinsurance companies in arbitration processes (national and international) related to all lines of insurance.
  • Recognised by major international publications such as Chambers Latin America (Band 1), The Legal 500 Latin America and Who’s Who Legal as a leader in insurance and reinsurance law.
  • Languages: English and Spanish.


  • Insurers and reinsurers


  • Tendencia Excluyente del Arbitraje en la Ley del Contrato de Seguro in Actualidad Jurídica, Tomo 229.
  • Regular contributor to LatAm Insurance Review and El Comercio.

Market recognition

  • A Leading Individual for Insurance - Peru
    Marco is: "a notable practitioner in the insurance field; he is a very good lawyer, very responsive and with a good profile."
    Chambers Latin America 2016
  • A Leading Individual for Insurance - Peru
    “Marco Rivera Noya is an extraordinary lawyer who knows the market like no one else.”
    Chambers Latin America 2015