Aurélia Cadain

Aurélia Cadain

Partner Paris, France

Aurélia is a partner in our Paris office and is an insurance specialist with extensive expertise in complex litigation matters of transport law, industrial risk, insurance and product liability, including health products.

She acts for global insurers and assists well-known airline companies both in their day-to-day operations and in important commercial litigation. Aurélia also acts for pharmaceutical companies. She has developed particular experience in complex expert-appraisal proceedings in medical matters and industrial risk.

She is a member of the Association Internationale du Droit des Assurances (AIDA), Société Française de Droit Aérien et Spatial (SFDAS), International Aviation Womens Association (IAWA), Professional Women’s Network (PWN) and the International Bar Association (IBA).

Aurélia authored the France chapter of Getting the Deal Through's Aviation Liability 2019 edition.

Aurélia Cadain gains recognition for her excellence across a range of aviation legal issues and in-depth knowledge of insurance matters.

Who's Who Legal 2020

Market recognition

  • An Expert in Who's Who Legal for 'Aviation'
    "Aurélia Cadain gains recognition for her excellence across a range of aviation legal issues and in-depth knowledge of insurance matters."
    Who's Who Legal 2020
  • Recommended Lawyer for 'Aviation'
    "Aurélia Cadain noted for her expertise in carrier liability."
    The Legal 500 EMEA 2019
  • An Expert in Who’s Who Legal for ‘Aviation’ and 'Product Liability'
    “Aurélia Cadain is well known in the European market for her top-notch aviation practice as well as her particular expertise in complex insurance claims”
    "Aurélia Cadain impresses peers with her expertise in product liability defence law. One source comments that she is "experienced, knows the market and has excellent attention to detail".
    "Aurélia Cadain is "highly experienced" when it comes to product liability risk and litigation say sources, who consider her a top name in the area."
    Who’s Who Legal 2019
  • An Expert in Who’s Who Legal for ‘Product Liability Defense’
    Who’s Who Legal 2016
  • “Incredibly knowledgeable on aviation matters and clients praise her”
    Who's Who Legal 2016
  • Appreciated for “her good listening quality, her great reactivity and fighting spirit”.
    Legal 500 2016


Work highlights

  • Representing one of the largest tyre manufacturers in its commercial litigations in France.
  • Assisting and representing an insured and its insurers, on both civil and criminal aspects, following a major loss caused by a fire that took place in a sub-aquatic international tunnel.
  • Representing an insurer in expert-appraisal related to a major warehouse fire.
  • Representing pharmaceutical laboratories in disputes relating to the marketing of health products.
  • Regularly assisting and representing foreign airlines in litigations and negotiations relating to passengers claims and cargo claims.
  • Representing an insurer following the crash of a helicopter.
Market recognition
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    Recommended Lawyer

    The Legal 500 EMEA 2019