Sergio represents companies in complex insurance coverage disputes nationally and internationally.
Sergio counsels multinational corporations on insurance coverage and risk management issues arising in various industries – including financial services, retail, energy, technology, real estate, construction, and hospitality.
His insurance coverage advice focuses on risks such as: cyber and data breach; commercial general liability; directors and officers; professional liability; employment practices; property and casualty; business interruption; excess, umbrella, and integrated risks; and other insured and reinsured risks under occurrence based or claims-made policies.
As part of his Latin America practice, Sergio advises Spanish-speaking corporate clients on cross-border exposures in connection with transactions, projects, operations, products, and services.
Sergio’s litigation, arbitration, and counseling experience includes matters cumulatively exceeding one billion dollars in losses or exposures before federal and state courts throughout the United States and ADR tribunals. He is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of the United States, the US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, and US District Courts in Virginia, Colorado and Washington, DC.
Sergio frequently makes presentations and writes articles, alerts, and contributions to the firm’s Insurance Recovery Blog.
A strong advocate of public service, Sergio has served on the boards of several nonprofits. His pro bono work includes advice to a 501(c)(3) charity dedicated to combating gang violence and raising funds benefiting children living in poverty.