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Mónica Tocarruncho Mantilla
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Mónica Tocarruncho Mantilla



  • Head of the Colombia office.
  • Specialises in insurance and reinsurance, with a particular emphasis on corporate, regulatory advice, contracts, commercial and dispute resolution.
  • Experienced in all the aspects of the insurance sector, having advised insurers, reinsurers, in Colombia and the UK in a variety of legal issues related to insurance, coverage disputes, liability, claim negotiations, mergers and acquisitions.
  • Managed claims related to casualty, maritime, machinery breakdown, liability, construction (CAR) and business interruption. Advises on coverage and policy drafting for all areas of insurance.
  • Worked in London at a large International insurance law firm, before returning to Royal and Sun Alliance (RSA) Colombia; with the last four years’ as General Counsel.
  • Working for RSA Colombia, led the due diligence, sale, and approval processes before the regulators for purposes of the acquisition of RSA Latin America’s operations by Suramericana - the largest insurance transaction in the region in 2015.
  • Contributed to the product design and drafting of insurance policies and structuring of reinsurance programs in Colombia with International Markets.
  • Regularly advises clients on regulatory matters, ensuring legal requirements are established. Regulatory expertise also includes drafting policy wordings, contracts, legal opinions, reinsurance agreements, and advising clients on policy interpretation.


  • Insurers and reinsurers
  • Banks
  • Underwriters
  • Accountants
  • Brokers
  • Ship owners
  • Corporates 


  • Postgraduate Degree in Finance Law, 2006
  • Postgraduate Degree in Contract Law, 2007


  • ACOLDESE – Colombian Insurance Law Associtaion
  • Colegio de Abogados Rosaristas