Stephan Bensalah is Legal Counsel within medical malpractice law based in Cologne.
Stephan has 14 years experience in liability law, speially in medical malpratice law. After completing his studies in cologne, bonn and brussels he worked for almost two years as a lawyer in a law firm and practised afterwards more than 10 years as an in-house lawyer and large loss adjuster for medical malpractice claims at a global insurance company. Stephan has negotiated major claims at all levels throughout Germany and has handled hundreds of liability claims.
As leader of the medical malpractice team he has accompanied the handling of a run-off-portfolios in 2015 and became afterwards team leader for architect, engineer, lawyers and notary liability as well as deputy head of liability department.
Since 2018 Stephan is responsible for assessing and managing medical malpratice claims for Omni Bridgeway. In 2019, he was made Prokurist (officer of the company vested with full commercial power of attorney) of Omni Bridgeway’s German operation.
- Co-Author. Critical aspects for the day-to-day compensation for pain and suffering. Neue Juristische Wochenzeitschrift. 2019.
- Litigation funding from the perspective of the patient lawyer. 20th German Medical Law Day. 11 September 2019. Berlin, Germany.