John P. Dearie, Jr.: Lawyer with Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP

John P. Dearie, Jr.

New York,  NY  U.S.A.

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Practice Areas

  • Insurance & Reinsurance
  • Admiralty & Maritime Law
  • Regulatory & Transactional Services
University Georgetown University, B.S., 1972
Law SchoolFordham University, J.D., 1978
Admitted1979, New York; 1980, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York


American Bar Association, Tort and Insurance Practice Section (TIPS)
New York State Bar Association

BornMontclair, New Jersey, May 16, 1950

Jack has over twenty-five years experience in the insurance and reinsurance industry, including service as U.S. regulatory counsel and tax advisor for numerous overseas insurers in Bermuda, England, Finland, France, Germany and Switzerland.

He is a member of various advisory committees to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners and state insurance departments and has testified at hearings on National Association of Insurance Commissioners Model Acts and proposed state insurance regulations.

Jack is listed in the current edition of the Legal Media Group Guides to the World's Leading Lawyers guide to leading Insurance and Reinsurance Lawyers. The listing for this publication is based on a thorough and independent research process. Jack has also been awarded an AV Rating in the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory. The AV is the highest rating honored by Martindale-Hubbell and identifies a lawyer with very high to pre-eminent legal ability. The rating is a reflection of Jack's expertise, experience, integrity and overall professional excellence.

• Jack has assisted in the development of insurance legislation in several states and can point to significant regulatory achievements on behalf of his clients, including recognition of the ILU for reinsurance accreditation and surplus lines approval.

• Jack serves as a legal advisor to many sectors of the financial services industry, particularly in the areas of surplus lines, reinsurance trusts and letters of credit.

Besides Edwards Wildman

Jack lives in Darien, Connecticut, with his wife and two daughters and is an avid golfer and tennis player.


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John P. Dearie, Jr.

750 Lexington Avenue
New YorkNY 10022-1200


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