Stephen J. Greenberg practices in the areas of insurance and corporate law.
Mr. Greenberg has over 35 years' experience in representing insurers in all types of transactions and in all aspects of their businesses. Prior to joining Duane Morris in 2000, Mr. Greenberg was executive vice president and general counsel of the Highlands Insurance Group and its predecessor company for eight years, and was a partner in another Philadelphia law firm for 20 years before that, specializing in mergers and acquisitions and financings in the insurance industry. While at that firm, he served on loan as acting assistant general counsel of a major Philadelphia insurance company.
Mr. Greenberg has handled a wide range of mergers, acquisitions and financing transactions in the insurance industry. As general counsel of Highlands Insurance Group, Inc. and its predecessor company, he was responsible for an acquisition program that built an insurance company from zero to over $500 million in annual premium. Before joining Highlands, he represented numerous insurance groups in public offerings and other forms of financings and in the acquisition and disposition of insurance company subsidiaries. In his inside counsel positions, Mr. Greenberg handled or supervised a wide variety of matters, including reinsurance, regulatory issues, product design and development, actuarial analysis, human resource issues and claims. He was a member of the Senior Management Committee of Highlands and, as such, participated in many of the business aspects of the company.
Admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New York, Mr. Greenberg is a member of the American Bar Association and the American Law Institute. Mr. Greenberg is a 1966 graduate of the University of Pennsylvania Law School and a graduate of Rutgers College.
•Duane Morris LLP
- Of Counsel, 2007-present
- Partner, 2000-2006
•Highlands Insurance Group, Inc., Lawrenceville, New Jersey
- Executive Vice President and General Counsel, 1997-2000
•Vik Brothers Insurance, Inc., Lawrenceville, New Jersey
- Executive Vice President and General Counsel, 1993-1997
•Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
- Partner, 1974-1992
- Associate, 1971-1973
•United States Army, 1966-1970
- Captain, JAGC, 1967-1970
•Fried, Frank, Schriver & Jacobson, New York, New York
- Associate, 1966
Honors & Awards
• AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
Civic and Charitable Activities
•Merion Civic Association
•Author of article on securities law in Duke Law Journal and published numerous articles in the American Bar Association, the American Law Institute, and the Pennsylvania Bar Institute publications on corporate and securities law.
Selected Speaking Engagements
•Serve as lecturer on corporate and securities law matters for the American Bar Association, the American Law Institute, the Pennsylvania Bar Institute and the Philadelphia Bar Association.