Alonso Barreda

Alonso Barreda

Senior Associate Lima, Peru

Alonso is a Senior Associate in the Kennedys office in Lima, Peru. His practice is focused on corporate matters and dispute resolution, with particular emphasis on insurance, reinsurance, financial and investment advisory, resolution of corporate conflicts and arbitration of insurance coverage disputes.

Alonso advises insurers and reinsurers in a variety of legal issues related to insurance, reinsurance, coverage disputes, and claims negotiations. He is actively involved in the analysis of investments and financial operations for local insurers and in the defence of reinsurers interest in arbitration and judicial litigation.

Market recognition

  • Rising Star for ‘Insurance’ Peru The Legal 500 2019: “Outstanding”
  • Listed as a highly regarded associate
    The Legal 500Latin America  2017

Work highlights

  • Advised reinsurers on coverage analysis of a directors and officersclaim related to the Lava Jato corruption scandal.
  • Assistance to a reinsurer on a major construction loss related to El Niño Costero.
  • Assisted a local reinsurer in the recovery negotiation from a US reinsurer.
  • Advises local carriers on their investment operations, analysing eligibility of investments as well as financial and contractual conditions.
  • Involved in the repatriation process of the Machu Picchu archaeological collection.