Ms Celia Jenkins handles the firm’s non-contentious practice, and specialises in product development, regulatory issues and corporate and commercial work.

Ms Jenkins has been involved in drafting, vetting and advising on insurance contract wording and ancillary documentation across a range of business and product lines, and has reviewed more than 1,150 policies including ULIPs, term life, whole life, rural-oriented, health-oriented (for stand-alone health insurers and life insurers), personal accident, pension, gratuity, superannuation, leave encashment, travel, home contents, D&O, various E&O, marine and aviation liability policies, medical complications liability, POSI and trade credit.

Ms Jenkins also advises insurers, intermediaries and third-party service providers on structuring and drafting commercial arrangements, database and service provider payments, credit management, distribution channels management, rebating, and also on larger commercial issues such as restructuring of existing joint ventures, entry strategies, investments in exchange traded funds and pension funds.

Ms Jenkins also assists insurers and insurance intermediaries in dealing with disciplinary actions by the insurance regulator. 

In addition, Ms Jenkins advises overseas insurers and reinsurers and Indian financial companies on a range of corporate issues in relation to investments in the insurance space, and also advises clients on restructuring options, foreign direct investment issues and joint ventures in the intermediary space.