“This group maintains an active litigation practice and makes an impression
As natural disasters and financial instability punctuates the news throughout the world, the critical role played by insurance companies has been in the spotlight.
Blank Rome has represented insurance insureds across the country in matters ranging from the anticipated to the unexpected. The two major prongs of Blank Rome’s insurance practice are corporate/regulatory and litigation.
The breadth of our corporate/regulatory insurance practice includes the following:
Blank Rome Government Relations, an affiliate of Blank Rome LLP, is positioned to provide assistance to clients in connection with matters affecting the industry, including legislation seeking to establish a scheme of federal laws which would regulate insurance companies.
There is little dispute over Blank Rome’s prominence in insurance coverage matters. Blank Rome’s extensive insurance litigation practice handles a wide range of cases, including:
Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
Blank Rome believes strongly that most disputes can be resolved without the burden of a trial. Our commitment to Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) helps to minimize the time, expense, and public exposure associated with litigation. Blank Rome offers five former judges who assist all of our lawyers in ADR, from mediation to arbitration.
Experienced Attorneys, Recognized in Their Fields
Our attorneys’ strong business and financial acumen, coupled with years of high-level experience, enable them to be creative problem-solvers, especially when the stakes are high. In the area of insurance coverage litigation, Chambers USA describes the Philadelphia office of Blank Rome as “best known for its enviable insurance litigation practice. It regularly represents policyholders and has also carved out an insurance insolvency niche practice.” Several of our attorneys have first-hand regulatory experience as former attorneys of the Securities and Exchange Commission.