Ms Indrė Pelėdaitė > Sorainen > Vilnius, Lithuania > Lawyer Profile

Sorainen
44A Gedimino Ave
LT-01110 Vilnius
Lithuania

Work Department

Finance & Insurance

Position

Associate

Career

As an associate with the firm’s Finance & Insurance team, Indrė Pelėdaitė mainly advises clients on insurance and reinsurance law. A combination of an in-depth understanding of insurance law and regulatory expertise with sector-specific knowledge enables her to offer the best practical advice to insurers, insurance intermediaries and insureds alike.

Developing insurance business. Indrė has helped international and national insurers, reinsurers and insurance intermediaries to start and develop their insurance business in the Lithuanian market by reviewing and advising on insurance and insurance distribution business model structures, policy and other documentary wording and service provision strategies to comply with Lithuanian law. She also providea legal support for M&A transactions in the insurance sector.

Coverage and defence lawyer. Indrė assists insurers as a coverage lawyer in multiple claims regulation by analysing liability and quantum, coverage and strategies; while as a defence lawyer she defends insureds against claims. I advise clients on policy wording interpretations, coverage investigations and disputes covering the full spectrum of insurance policy types, including liability of directors and officers, professional indemnity, product liability, third party liability, trade credit insurance, property damage and business interruption, contractors’ all-risks, representation and warranty insurance, to list a few.

Insurance disputes. Indrė Pelėdaitė is passionate about practising a solutions-focused approach in representing insureds in disputes with insurers. She helps insureds to make notifications and present claims to insurers, review policy wording and advise on liability and quantum, policy coverage and indemnity, contractual interpretation, non-litigious matters and strategy.

Handling regulatory matters. Indrė is dedicated to expertly assisting insurers and insurance intermediaries in ensuring compliance of their business, as well as assisting with regulatory investigations and complaints brought against them. She actively contributed to preparing the new Lithuanian Law on Insurance, which helped her to acquire an integrated and well-rounded perception of the legal and regulatory environment.

Business insider’s knowledge. Before joining Sorainen, Indrė was an in-house lawyer at trade credit insurance company Coface and at Lietuvos draudimas, one of Lithuania’s leading insurance companies. Her previous experience at insurance firms has given to her a broad understanding of the subtleties of insurance products and the sector’s business specificities, which now allows Indrė’ to offer the most rational solutions for insurers and their clients.

Languages

Lithuanian, English

Education

Vilnius University, Lithuania (MA in Law)