Martin G. Argañaraz Luque


Allende & Brea
Maipú 1300, Piso 11
C1006ACT Buenos Aires

Tel: +54 11 43189975
Fax: +54 11 4318-9999


Mr. Argañaraz Luque joined Allende & Brea in 2003 and became a partner in 2007. He is the head of the insurance & reinsurance team and specializes in insurance, reinsurance, commercial litigation and international arbitration. He has been lately involved in insurance and reinsurance regulatory issues and mergers and acquisitions of both insurance and reinsurance companies. He graduated from the “Universidad Católica Argentina Argentina” in 1998.

His work is focused on advising general and life insurance companies, reinsurers, insurance consultants, brokers and companies, both local and foreign, and foreign law offices, on these matters.

Mr. Argañaraz Luque is a member of the insurance committee of the International Bar Association (Scholar Conference of SBL Cancun – Mexico 2001 and Durban – South Africa 2002); the American Chamber of Commerce – Insurance Committee (Vice President in 2009 and 2010); the Society of British and Argentine Lawyers (SOBAL); the Insurance Lawyers Club; the Association Internationale de Droit des Assurances (A.I.D.A.) and the Argentine Association of Risk Managers (ADARA).

He is the editor of the insurance and reinsurance supplement of and makes monthly contributions to the insurance magazine “Estrategas”

ALLENDE & BREA’s insurance department represents clients in a variety of insurance and reinsurance related matters which include acquisition of insurance companies; organization of insurance companies and authorization to do business; registration of foreign insurance and reinsurance companies; client representation at the Insurance Regulator (Superintendencia de Seguros de la Nación); drafting of insurance policies; legal assistance in claim adjustment; litigation and arbitration on the scope of coverage in sovereign risk insurance, public and product liability, professional liability (D&O, E&O, medical and legal malpractice), life, air, land and maritime transportation, banker’s blanket bonds (BBB) and other conflicts deriving from Insurance and Reinsurance Agreements; cut-off Agreement; advice on the day-to-day operation of insurance and reinsurance companies.
Allende & Brea is one of the largest and most prestigious full-service law firms in Argentina.

Through specialists in all branches of the law, the firm provides practical business solutions that are viable, innovative when required, and always cost-effective. With offices in Buenos Aires and a worldwide set of correspondents, Allende & Brea provides access to a global legal network.


The team is led by Martín Argañaraz, one of Argentina’s foremost insurance litigation and regulatory experts and ‘a consummate professional who consolidates his complete knowledge of insurance law with strong practical abilities’.
The Legal 500, 2013