Paula Petit

Paula Petit

Associate Madrid, Spain

Paula is an Associate in Kennedys’ Madrid office. She qualified in Spain in 2017 and is fluent in English.

In 2021, Paula completed the course in International Maritime Law given by the Spanish Maritime Institute.

Paula handles contentious and non-contentious matters for local and international insurer and her practice areas include marine, aviation, professional indemnity and property, energy and construction.

She has experience in litigation within judicial and arbitration proceedings, recovery actions, policy interpretation and coverage advice.

Qualifications

Qualified in Spain in 2017

Recommended Lawyer for 'Transport: Shipping (Spain)'.

The Legal 500 EMEA 2022

Market recognition

Recommended Lawyer for 'Transport: Shipping (Spain)' | The Legal 500 EMEA 2022

"The team is supported by associate Paula Petit."

Work highlights

  • Involved in defending insurer’s interests in the case of medical malpractice brought against an insured in both criminal and civil proceedings. This high value claim was settled favourably for the insurer.
  • Involved in defending insurer’s rights in a complex arbitration for breach of contract involving New Technologies which resulted in a favourable award for the insurer with no existing coverage.
  • L500 EMEA 2022 Recommended Lawyer

    Recommended Lawyer

    The Legal 500 EMEA 2022