International law firm Clifford Chance combines the highest global standards with local expertise. Leading lawyers from different backgrounds and nationalities come together as one firm, offering unrivalled depth of legal resources across the key markets of the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The firm focuses on the core areas of commercial activity: capital markets; corporate and M&A; finance and banking; real estate; tax, pensions and employment, and litigation and dispute resolution. Clifford Chance draws on the full breadth of its legal skills to provide results-driven, commercial advice.
Clifford Chance has a well-established insurance sector group with a leading global reputation which supports our insurance clients across all parts of the insurance market and covers the full range of transactional and regulatory matters. The firm played a significant role in shaping the development of the UK as an effective location for Insurance Linked Securities (ILS), advising the London Market Group ILS committee on legal, tax and regulatory options. Since the Regulations were adopted, Clifford Chance has advised on all but one of the successful UK ILS transactions that have taken place. Our ILS team includes partners in London, New York, Singapore and Hong Kong and we have experience of a broad range of ILS and other alternative risk transfer structures under both English and New York law.