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Ajita Shah

Ajita Shah

Edwards Wildman Palmer UK LLP
Associate
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    • London Tel +44 (0) 20 7556 4385 | Fax +44 (0) 20 7353 7377
    Ajita is an associate in the London office. She trained with the firm and qualified into the Insurance and Reinsurance department in September 2011. Ajita advises on a broad range of insurance and reinsurance disputes, highlights of which are outlined below. She has a particular interest in cyber liability insurance. She also assists insurers wishing to write business abroad, particularly in Latin America, with advice on the necessary approvals and authorisations required by local regulators.
    • Represented an insurer in a Bermuda Form arbitration concerning coverage for catastrophic healthcare and product liability claims

    • Acted for insurers and reinsurers in relation to asbestos liability reinsurance recoveries in England and the USA

    • Advised a global manufacturer on its product liability coverage following multiple claims regarding ‘defective’ products

    • Represented a Lloyd’s syndicate in a complex stop loss reinsurance dispute

    • Obtained evidence in London for insurance proceedings in Florida, using the Evidence (Proceedings in Other Jurisdictions) Act 1975

    Featured Experience

    • Latin America Insurance Related Business Opportunities

      We advise US, UK and European risk carriers on their applications for permission to carry on insurance and reinsurance business in Latin America on a fronting, cross-border services, branch or subsidiary basis. We also pro-actively manage licence renewals for our clients, where we can add value by using our language, project management, regulatory and other skills.

      Our clients are currently operating in

      • Argentina;
      • Bolivia;
      • Brazil;
      • Chile;
      • Colombia;
      • Costa Rica;
      • The Dominican Republic;
      • Ecuador;
      • Guatemala;
      • Mexico;
      • Nicaragua;
      • Panama;
      • Paraguay;
      • Peru;
      • Puerto Rico;
      • Uruguay; and
      •  Venezuela.
      MORE

    • Latin America Insurance Related Business Opportunities

      We advise US, UK and European risk carriers on their applications for permission to carry on insurance and reinsurance business in Latin America on a fronting, cross-border services, branch or subsidiary basis. We also pro-actively manage licence renewals for our clients, where we can add value by using our language, project management, regulatory and other skills.

      Our clients are currently operating in

      • Argentina;
      • Bolivia;
      • Brazil;
      • Chile;
      • Colombia;
      • Costa Rica;
      • The Dominican Republic;
      • Ecuador;
      • Guatemala;
      • Mexico;
      • Nicaragua;
      • Panama;
      • Paraguay;
      • Peru;
      • Puerto Rico;
      • Uruguay; and
      •  Venezuela.
      MORE

    • Latin America Insurance Related Business Opportunities

      We advise US, UK and European risk carriers on their applications for permission to carry on insurance and reinsurance business in Latin America on a fronting, cross-border services, branch or subsidiary basis. We also pro-actively manage licence renewals for our clients, where we can add value by using our language, project management, regulatory and other skills.

      Our clients are currently operating in

      • Argentina;
      • Bolivia;
      • Brazil;
      • Chile;
      • Colombia;
      • Costa Rica;
      • The Dominican Republic;
      • Ecuador;
      • Guatemala;
      • Mexico;
      • Nicaragua;
      • Panama;
      • Paraguay;
      • Peru;
      • Puerto Rico;
      • Uruguay; and
      •  Venezuela.
      MORE

    • Latin America Insurance Related Business Opportunities

      We advise US, UK and European risk carriers on their applications for permission to carry on insurance and reinsurance business in Latin America on a fronting, cross-border services, branch or subsidiary basis. We also pro-actively manage licence renewals for our clients, where we can add value by using our language, project management, regulatory and other skills.

      Our clients are currently operating in

      • Argentina;
      • Bolivia;
      • Brazil;
      • Chile;
      • Colombia;
      • Costa Rica;
      • The Dominican Republic;
      • Ecuador;
      • Guatemala;
      • Mexico;
      • Nicaragua;
      • Panama;
      • Paraguay;
      • Peru;
      • Puerto Rico;
      • Uruguay; and
      •  Venezuela.
      MORE

    • Latin America Insurance Related Business Opportunities

      We advise US, UK and European risk carriers on their applications for permission to carry on insurance and reinsurance business in Latin America on a fronting, cross-border services, branch or subsidiary basis. We also pro-actively manage licence renewals for our clients, where we can add value by using our language, project management, regulatory and other skills.

      Our clients are currently operating in

      • Argentina;
      • Bolivia;
      • Brazil;
      • Chile;
      • Colombia;
      • Costa Rica;
      • The Dominican Republic;
      • Ecuador;
      • Guatemala;
      • Mexico;
      • Nicaragua;
      • Panama;
      • Paraguay;
      • Peru;
      • Puerto Rico;
      • Uruguay; and
      •  Venezuela.
      MORE

    • Latin America Insurance Related Business Opportunities

      We advise US, UK and European risk carriers on their applications for permission to carry on insurance and reinsurance business in Latin America on a fronting, cross-border services, branch or subsidiary basis. We also pro-actively manage licence renewals for our clients, where we can add value by using our language, project management, regulatory and other skills.

      Our clients are currently operating in

      • Argentina;
      • Bolivia;
      • Brazil;
      • Chile;
      • Colombia;
      • Costa Rica;
      • The Dominican Republic;
      • Ecuador;
      • Guatemala;
      • Mexico;
      • Nicaragua;
      • Panama;
      • Paraguay;
      • Peru;
      • Puerto Rico;
      • Uruguay; and
      •  Venezuela.
      MORE

    • Latin America Insurance Related Business Opportunities

      We advise US, UK and European risk carriers on their applications for permission to carry on insurance and reinsurance business in Latin America on a fronting, cross-border services, branch or subsidiary basis. We also pro-actively manage licence renewals for our clients, where we can add value by using our language, project management, regulatory and other skills.

      Our clients are currently operating in

      • Argentina;
      • Bolivia;
      • Brazil;
      • Chile;
      • Colombia;
      • Costa Rica;
      • The Dominican Republic;
      • Ecuador;
      • Guatemala;
      • Mexico;
      • Nicaragua;
      • Panama;
      • Paraguay;
      • Peru;
      • Puerto Rico;
      • Uruguay; and
      •  Venezuela.
      MORE

    • Latin America Insurance Related Business Opportunities

      We advise US, UK and European risk carriers on their applications for permission to carry on insurance and reinsurance business in Latin America on a fronting, cross-border services, branch or subsidiary basis. We also pro-actively manage licence renewals for our clients, where we can add value by using our language, project management, regulatory and other skills.

      Our clients are currently operating in

      • Argentina;
      • Bolivia;
      • Brazil;
      • Chile;
      • Colombia;
      • Costa Rica;
      • The Dominican Republic;
      • Ecuador;
      • Guatemala;
      • Mexico;
      • Nicaragua;
      • Panama;
      • Paraguay;
      • Peru;
      • Puerto Rico;
      • Uruguay; and
      •  Venezuela.
      MORE

    • Latin America Insurance Related Business Opportunities

      We advise US, UK and European risk carriers on their applications for permission to carry on insurance and reinsurance business in Latin America on a fronting, cross-border services, branch or subsidiary basis. We also pro-actively manage licence renewals for our clients, where we can add value by using our language, project management, regulatory and other skills.

      Our clients are currently operating in

      • Argentina;
      • Bolivia;
      • Brazil;
      • Chile;
      • Colombia;
      • Costa Rica;
      • The Dominican Republic;
      • Ecuador;
      • Guatemala;
      • Mexico;
      • Nicaragua;
      • Panama;
      • Paraguay;
      • Peru;
      • Puerto Rico;
      • Uruguay; and
      •  Venezuela.
      MORE

    • Latin America Insurance Related Business Opportunities

      We advise US, UK and European risk carriers on their applications for permission to carry on insurance and reinsurance business in Latin America on a fronting, cross-border services, branch or subsidiary basis. We also pro-actively manage licence renewals for our clients, where we can add value by using our language, project management, regulatory and other skills.

      Our clients are currently operating in

      • Argentina;
      • Bolivia;
      • Brazil;
      • Chile;
      • Colombia;
      • Costa Rica;
      • The Dominican Republic;
      • Ecuador;
      • Guatemala;
      • Mexico;
      • Nicaragua;
      • Panama;
      • Paraguay;
      • Peru;
      • Puerto Rico;
      • Uruguay; and
      •  Venezuela.
      MORE

    • Latin America Insurance Related Business Opportunities

      We advise US, UK and European risk carriers on their applications for permission to carry on insurance and reinsurance business in Latin America on a fronting, cross-border services, branch or subsidiary basis. We also pro-actively manage licence renewals for our clients, where we can add value by using our language, project management, regulatory and other skills.

      Our clients are currently operating in

      • Argentina;
      • Bolivia;
      • Brazil;
      • Chile;
      • Colombia;
      • Costa Rica;
      • The Dominican Republic;
      • Ecuador;
      • Guatemala;
      • Mexico;
      • Nicaragua;
      • Panama;
      • Paraguay;
      • Peru;
      • Puerto Rico;
      • Uruguay; and
      •  Venezuela.
      MORE

    • Latin America Insurance Related Business Opportunities

      We advise US, UK and European risk carriers on their applications for permission to carry on insurance and reinsurance business in Latin America on a fronting, cross-border services, branch or subsidiary basis. We also pro-actively manage licence renewals for our clients, where we can add value by using our language, project management, regulatory and other skills.

      Our clients are currently operating in

      • Argentina;
      • Bolivia;
      • Brazil;
      • Chile;
      • Colombia;
      • Costa Rica;
      • The Dominican Republic;
      • Ecuador;
      • Guatemala;
      • Mexico;
      • Nicaragua;
      • Panama;
      • Paraguay;
      • Peru;
      • Puerto Rico;
      • Uruguay; and
      •  Venezuela.
      MORE

    • Latin America Insurance Related Business Opportunities

      We advise US, UK and European risk carriers on their applications for permission to carry on insurance and reinsurance business in Latin America on a fronting, cross-border services, branch or subsidiary basis. We also pro-actively manage licence renewals for our clients, where we can add value by using our language, project management, regulatory and other skills.

      Our clients are currently operating in

      • Argentina;
      • Bolivia;
      • Brazil;
      • Chile;
      • Colombia;
      • Costa Rica;
      • The Dominican Republic;
      • Ecuador;
      • Guatemala;
      • Mexico;
      • Nicaragua;
      • Panama;
      • Paraguay;
      • Peru;
      • Puerto Rico;
      • Uruguay; and
      •  Venezuela.
      MORE

    • Latin America Insurance Related Business Opportunities

      We advise US, UK and European risk carriers on their applications for permission to carry on insurance and reinsurance business in Latin America on a fronting, cross-border services, branch or subsidiary basis. We also pro-actively manage licence renewals for our clients, where we can add value by using our language, project management, regulatory and other skills.

      Our clients are currently operating in

      • Argentina;
      • Bolivia;
      • Brazil;
      • Chile;
      • Colombia;
      • Costa Rica;
      • The Dominican Republic;
      • Ecuador;
      • Guatemala;
      • Mexico;
      • Nicaragua;
      • Panama;
      • Paraguay;
      • Peru;
      • Puerto Rico;
      • Uruguay; and
      •  Venezuela.
      MORE

    • Latin America Insurance Related Business Opportunities

      We advise US, UK and European risk carriers on their applications for permission to carry on insurance and reinsurance business in Latin America on a fronting, cross-border services, branch or subsidiary basis. We also pro-actively manage licence renewals for our clients, where we can add value by using our language, project management, regulatory and other skills.

      Our clients are currently operating in

      • Argentina;
      • Bolivia;
      • Brazil;
      • Chile;
      • Colombia;
      • Costa Rica;
      • The Dominican Republic;
      • Ecuador;
      • Guatemala;
      • Mexico;
      • Nicaragua;
      • Panama;
      • Paraguay;
      • Peru;
      • Puerto Rico;
      • Uruguay; and
      •  Venezuela.
      MORE

    • Latin America Insurance Related Business Opportunities

      We advise US, UK and European risk carriers on their applications for permission to carry on insurance and reinsurance business in Latin America on a fronting, cross-border services, branch or subsidiary basis. We also pro-actively manage licence renewals for our clients, where we can add value by using our language, project management, regulatory and other skills.

      Our clients are currently operating in

      • Argentina;
      • Bolivia;
      • Brazil;
      • Chile;
      • Colombia;
      • Costa Rica;
      • The Dominican Republic;
      • Ecuador;
      • Guatemala;
      • Mexico;
      • Nicaragua;
      • Panama;
      • Paraguay;
      • Peru;
      • Puerto Rico;
      • Uruguay; and
      •  Venezuela.
      MORE

    • Latin America Insurance Related Business Opportunities

      We advise US, UK and European risk carriers on their applications for permission to carry on insurance and reinsurance business in Latin America on a fronting, cross-border services, branch or subsidiary basis. We also pro-actively manage licence renewals for our clients, where we can add value by using our language, project management, regulatory and other skills.

      Our clients are currently operating in

      • Argentina;
      • Bolivia;
      • Brazil;
      • Chile;
      • Colombia;
      • Costa Rica;
      • The Dominican Republic;
      • Ecuador;
      • Guatemala;
      • Mexico;
      • Nicaragua;
      • Panama;
      • Paraguay;
      • Peru;
      • Puerto Rico;
      • Uruguay; and
      •  Venezuela.
      MORE

    • Latin America Insurance Related Business Opportunities

      We advise US, UK and European risk carriers on their applications for permission to carry on insurance and reinsurance business in Latin America on a fronting, cross-border services, branch or subsidiary basis. We also pro-actively manage licence renewals for our clients, where we can add value by using our language, project management, regulatory and other skills.

      Our clients are currently operating in

      • Argentina;
      • Bolivia;
      • Brazil;
      • Chile;
      • Colombia;
      • Costa Rica;
      • The Dominican Republic;
      • Ecuador;
      • Guatemala;
      • Mexico;
      • Nicaragua;
      • Panama;
      • Paraguay;
      • Peru;
      • Puerto Rico;
      • Uruguay; and
      •  Venezuela.
      MORE

    • Latin America Insurance Related Business Opportunities

      We advise US, UK and European risk carriers on their applications for permission to carry on insurance and reinsurance business in Latin America on a fronting, cross-border services, branch or subsidiary basis. We also pro-actively manage licence renewals for our clients, where we can add value by using our language, project management, regulatory and other skills.

      Our clients are currently operating in

      • Argentina;
      • Bolivia;
      • Brazil;
      • Chile;
      • Colombia;
      • Costa Rica;
      • The Dominican Republic;
      • Ecuador;
      • Guatemala;
      • Mexico;
      • Nicaragua;
      • Panama;
      • Paraguay;
      • Peru;
      • Puerto Rico;
      • Uruguay; and
      •  Venezuela.
      MORE

    • Latin America Insurance Related Business Opportunities

      We advise US, UK and European risk carriers on their applications for permission to carry on insurance and reinsurance business in Latin America on a fronting, cross-border services, branch or subsidiary basis. We also pro-actively manage licence renewals for our clients, where we can add value by using our language, project management, regulatory and other skills.

      Our clients are currently operating in

      • Argentina;
      • Bolivia;
      • Brazil;
      • Chile;
      • Colombia;
      • Costa Rica;
      • The Dominican Republic;
      • Ecuador;
      • Guatemala;
      • Mexico;
      • Nicaragua;
      • Panama;
      • Paraguay;
      • Peru;
      • Puerto Rico;
      • Uruguay; and
      •  Venezuela.
      MORE

    • Latin America Insurance Related Business Opportunities

      We advise US, UK and European risk carriers on their applications for permission to carry on insurance and reinsurance business in Latin America on a fronting, cross-border services, branch or subsidiary basis. We also pro-actively manage licence renewals for our clients, where we can add value by using our language, project management, regulatory and other skills.

      Our clients are currently operating in

      • Argentina;
      • Bolivia;
      • Brazil;
      • Chile;
      • Colombia;
      • Costa Rica;
      • The Dominican Republic;
      • Ecuador;
      • Guatemala;
      • Mexico;
      • Nicaragua;
      • Panama;
      • Paraguay;
      • Peru;
      • Puerto Rico;
      • Uruguay; and
      •  Venezuela.
      MORE

    • Latin America Insurance Related Business Opportunities

      We advise US, UK and European risk carriers on their applications for permission to carry on insurance and reinsurance business in Latin America on a fronting, cross-border services, branch or subsidiary basis. We also pro-actively manage licence renewals for our clients, where we can add value by using our language, project management, regulatory and other skills.

      Our clients are currently operating in

      • Argentina;
      • Bolivia;
      • Brazil;
      • Chile;
      • Colombia;
      • Costa Rica;
      • The Dominican Republic;
      • Ecuador;
      • Guatemala;
      • Mexico;
      • Nicaragua;
      • Panama;
      • Paraguay;
      • Peru;
      • Puerto Rico;
      • Uruguay; and
      •  Venezuela.
      MORE

    • Latin America Insurance Related Business Opportunities

      We advise US, UK and European risk carriers on their applications for permission to carry on insurance and reinsurance business in Latin America on a fronting, cross-border services, branch or subsidiary basis. We also pro-actively manage licence renewals for our clients, where we can add value by using our language, project management, regulatory and other skills.

      Our clients are currently operating in

      • Argentina;
      • Bolivia;
      • Brazil;
      • Chile;
      • Colombia;
      • Costa Rica;
      • The Dominican Republic;
      • Ecuador;
      • Guatemala;
      • Mexico;
      • Nicaragua;
      • Panama;
      • Paraguay;
      • Peru;
      • Puerto Rico;
      • Uruguay; and
      •  Venezuela.
      MORE

    • Latin America Insurance Related Business Opportunities

      We advise US, UK and European risk carriers on their applications for permission to carry on insurance and reinsurance business in Latin America on a fronting, cross-border services, branch or subsidiary basis. We also pro-actively manage licence renewals for our clients, where we can add value by using our language, project management, regulatory and other skills.

      Our clients are currently operating in

      • Argentina;
      • Bolivia;
      • Brazil;
      • Chile;
      • Colombia;
      • Costa Rica;
      • The Dominican Republic;
      • Ecuador;
      • Guatemala;
      • Mexico;
      • Nicaragua;
      • Panama;
      • Paraguay;
      • Peru;
      • Puerto Rico;
      • Uruguay; and
      •  Venezuela.
      MORE

    • Latin America Insurance Related Business Opportunities

      We advise US, UK and European risk carriers on their applications for permission to carry on insurance and reinsurance business in Latin America on a fronting, cross-border services, branch or subsidiary basis. We also pro-actively manage licence renewals for our clients, where we can add value by using our language, project management, regulatory and other skills.

      Our clients are currently operating in

      • Argentina;
      • Bolivia;
      • Brazil;
      • Chile;
      • Colombia;
      • Costa Rica;
      • The Dominican Republic;
      • Ecuador;
      • Guatemala;
      • Mexico;
      • Nicaragua;
      • Panama;
      • Paraguay;
      • Peru;
      • Puerto Rico;
      • Uruguay; and
      •  Venezuela.
      MORE

    Before Edwards Wildman

    Ajita studied History at Bristol University before completing the Graduate Diploma in Law and Legal Practice Course at the College of Law in London.

    Besides Edwards Wildman

    Ajita is a keen traveller and in recent years has spent time in India, Malawi, Mexico and Sri Lanka. Before starting her training contract, she travelled on the Trans-Siberian railway from Moscow to Beijing via Mongolia and recently spent two months in Argentina travelling and improving her Spanish.

    Education +-

    The hiring of a lawyer is an important decision that should not be based solely on advertisements. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome.