Acted for reinsurers in London, Singapore, Malaysia, the United States, and Europe in the defense and settlement of multiple arbitration and court proceedings in respect of claims arising out of the catastrophic 2011 floods valued at over USD 400 million.
Aaron Le Marquer
LPC (Dist.), PGDL (Dist.), College of Law, London
MA, University of Oxford
Aaron Le Marquer is a partner in Tilleke & Gibbins’ dispute resolution department and leads the firm’s regional insurance practice. Aaron has a broad practice advising insurers and reinsurers in complex commercial coverage disputes and cross border reinsurance disputes. Aaron’s experience extends to all commercial lines of business, including property, energy, construction, product liability, directors' and officers' liability, and casualty.
Aaron is also an experienced product liability practitioner, having defended manufacturers and insurers in many high-profile cases in the tobacco, automotive, consumer electronics, pharmaceutical, and medical device sectors.
In addition to his disputes practice, Aaron regularly advises on non-contentious commercial and regulatory insurance matters in the Asia-Pacific region, having previously served as Assistant General Counsel to the regional headquarters of a major global insurer, where he advised the company’s commercial insurance operations across 14 Asia-Pacific countries.
Aaron is one of only two insurance lawyers listed by Who’s Who Legal Thailand and is ranked as a Band 1 practitioner in Chambers Asia-Pacific 2016, which describes him as “one of the legends of insurance law.”
Aaron began his career in the United Kingdom, where he qualified as a solicitor of the Supreme Courts of England and Wales, and has since worked in private practice and in-house roles in London, Switzerland, Hong Kong, Singapore, and Bangkok.