Practice/Industry Group Overview
Our Experience and Depth
The Edwards Wildman Insurance and Reinsurance Department is known as a world leader. With 75 lawyers and seamless access to outstanding firm resources, our group is part of a large international firm that has the experience and depth necessary to provide a full range of sophisticated, industry-wide services on a global basis.
Our Commitment to Client Service and Client Success
Our Insurance and Reinsurance Department represents clients in a full range of corporate, coverage, regulatory, litigation, arbitration, claims and insolvency matters. Years of top-level experience have given us a solid technical understanding of the business of the industry and the ability to speak the language of insurance and reinsurance professionals.
We act for major clients in the London and European markets, North America, Latin America, Bermuda, Hong Kong and other important insurance centers. We work regularly with correspondent lawyers on transactions and proceedings throughout the world, but particularly in Canada, Europe, Latin America and the Pacific Rim.
Our clients are in all segments of the industry. They comprise major insurance and reinsurance companies, Lloyd's syndicates, captives, financial and investment service providers, P&I club managers, HMOs, agents, brokers, reinsurance intermediaries, state insurance regulators, guaranty funds, trade associations, insolvency practitioners, debtors and creditors of insolvent insurers, purchasers and run-off managers.
Members of the department enjoy national and international reputations, and the firm is regularly ranked among the top international firms by our Asian, European and American peers in leading publications, including The Legal Media Group Guide to the World's Leading Insurance and Reinsurance Lawyers. Each year, our lawyers teach, publish and speak on emerging industry issues.
When it comes to Insurance and Reinsurance… we know your business.