Cristina Schoen, ALLIANZ GLOBAL CORPORATE & SPECIALTY

Cristina Schoen, ALLIANZ GLOBAL CORPORATE & SPECIALTY

Director of airline claims, US

Based in New York, Cristina Schoen manages domestic and foreign claims and litigation for airlines and is the head of the airline claims emergency response team at Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty [AGCS]. She is an expert in airline emergency response protocol from the insurer’s perspective and has responded on- and off-site to many incidents. She also presents frequently on this topic at aviation industry events.

Prior to joining AGCS, Schoen led the airlines claims division of United States Aircraft Insurance Group and held associate positions at law firms Archer & Greiner and Sweeney & Sheehan. She is admitted to the state and federal bars of New York and New Jersey, as well as the US Supreme Court.

Schoen was recognized by AGCS for a successful deployment on behalf of a client earlier this year. In 2020, she will be speaking on insurance claims and litigation at the SMU Air Law Symposium.