Geoffrey is based in CAL’s Rio de Janeiro office. He acts mainly for international insurers, reinsurers and brokers based in London and overseas. Geoffrey specializes in resolving complex, cross border claims arising from energy (onshore and offshore), property, casualty and marine risks. He has extensive experience in Ports & Terminals insurance and reinsurance. Geoffrey has acted on cases in most jurisdictions in Latin America. He also has experience advising on policy wordings and coordinating the licensing of reinsurance companies in the Latin American region.
Geoffrey is a member of the British Insurance Law Association and is recommended in the Chambers Latin America directories, with clients highlighting his "very direct knowledge and understanding of the local markets besides all the insurance coverage issues" and "his good feel for what clients need during insurance and reinsurance disputes". He is also recommended as one of Brazil's leading insurance and reinsurance lawyers in Who's Who Legal: Brazil 2017. Geoffrey is a regular contributor to market publications and has delivered presentations on insurance and reinsurance in Latin America and in the UK.
Geoffrey is qualified in England and Wales.
Tel:+55 (11) 3179 2902