Practice/Industry Group Overview
Our Experience and Depth
Our Insurance and Reinsurance Department is one of the leading insurance practices in the US, London and the world. Consisting of over 100 lawyers, our group provides a full range of legal services to the global insurance and reinsurance industry. Our lawyers enjoy national and international reputations and the firm is regularly ranked among the top international insurance and reinsurance firms in industry surveys.
Our Commitment to Client Service and Client Success
The Insurance and Reinsurance Department represents its clients in a broad range of corporate, coverage, regulatory, corporate litigation, arbitration, claims and insolvency matters. We know our clients' business and have a highly technical understanding of the business of insurance and reinsurance bred from many years of experience. Our lawyers understand and communicate in the terminology used by insurance and reinsurance professionals.
Our internationally recognized experience and strong, well established relationships with leading law firms in Bermuda and other important commercial centers throughout the world means that we are able to assist in legal proceedings and transactions in Bermuda, Canada, Europe, Latin America and the Pacific Rim.
Our clients are drawn from all segments of the insurance and reinsurance industry, including major insurers and reinsurers, Lloyd's syndicates, financial and investment services providers, P&I club managers, HMO's, agents, brokers, reinsurance intermediaries, state insurance regulators, guaranty funds, trade associations, debtors and creditors of insolvent insurers, purchasers and run-off managers. In counseling such diverse interests we frequently draw upon the corporate, employment, securities, tax, banking and financial services practices within the firm, and others as needed to fully address the requirements of our clients.
Our lawyers have been specifically recognized in numerous publications including: Who's Who Legal, Euromoney's Guide to the World's Leading Insurance and Reinsurance Lawyers, The International Who's Who of Insurance and Reinsurance Lawyers, Legal Media Guide to the Best of the Best, Legal 500, The Asia Pacific Legal 500, The Guide to the World's Leading Litigation Lawyers, Chambers USA America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Chambers Guide to the Legal Profession, The International Who's Who of Business Lawyers, Who's Who in America and Woodward/White's The Best Lawyers in America. The Insurance and Reinsurance Department is at the forefront of legal scholarship on issues affecting the insurance and reinsurance industry. Each year, our lawyers teach law school courses, publish numerous articles and speak at industry conferences and seminars in the US, England and around the world.
When it comes to Insurance and Reinsurance - we know your business.