Ricardo Rozas is a partner at Jorquiera & Rozas Abogados. He is very experienced in marine and non-marine insurance and reinsurance topics, including assisting the global reinsurance market on a regular basis and in some of the biggest cases in Chile’s insurance history. Among other things, he advises in all the related areas, including but not limited to policy coverage advice, liability defence and assessment, wordings and policy structures, and dealing with the Chilean compulsory adjustment procedure and the Chilean regulator. He also focuses on the industrial sector in respect of property or business interruption and liability covers, and has broad experience in a variety of complex disputes and litigation with both local and international dimensions.
Mr Rozas has been awarded with the ILO Client Choice Awards 2011 and 2020, selected for inclusion in Who’s Who Legal: Insurance & Reinsurance (2011–2016 and 2019), and recommended among ‘Leaders in their Field’ for Chambers Latin America 2014. He is a past chair of the maritime and land transport committee of the International Bar Association (IBA). In addition, he is member of the insurance committee of the IBA; of the maritime committee of the International Bar Association; of the Latin American Maritime Law Institute; of the International Association of Insurance Law; and of the Chilean Maritime Law and Bar Associations.
He graduated from the School of Law of the Catholic University of Chile (LLB) and holds an LLM from Southampton University, UK. He is a regular speaker at different insurance and transport conferences around the world, and is author of several publications.