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Insurance and Reinsurance Problem-Solving & Dispute Resolution

Counseling Our Clients on Risk Avoidance and Favorably Resolving Dispu

Mintz counsels insurers, reinsurers, and brokers on the most complex and emerging issues facing the insurance industry. Our attorneys skillfully represent our clients in insurance and reinsurance disputes in state, federal, appellate, and bankruptcy courts, and arbitrations across the country.  We provide our clients with solid, practical advice to address the business and legal implications of their exposure under their insurance and reinsurance contracts.

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Our Experience

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Mintz was retained by Liberty Mutual to respond to the American Law Institute’s effort to remake the existing law of liability insurance.
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Mintz litigators Marc Abrams and Nicholas Cramb have represented leading companies in confidential reinsurance arbitration proceedings resulting in recoveries in excess of $100M, “no-pay” rulings for reinsurers, awards of interest, and attorney’s fees.
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Mintz successfully represented a leading insurance company and affiliates in litigation and arbitration proceedings valued at over $30 million. The matters settled on extremely favorable terms for the clients.

Our Approach

Resolution of complex insurance and reinsurance issues, and resulting disputes, are challenging. A successful outcome demands lawyers who understand the business of insurance, have mastered insurance law, and know how to communicate detailed and complicated insurance issues to a judge, jury, or arbitration panel.

We have spent decades mastering the full range of insurance and reinsurance products, programs, and businesses. We partner with our clients to identify, at the outset, their business goals and then collaborate with them to design strategies that will address their goals quickly and efficiently. Where early resolution is not viable, we work together with our clients to implement winning legal strategies, recognizing that a single insurance dispute could have industry-wide ramifications. Our team is committed to meeting our clients’ business goals and performing at a level that exceeds their expectations.

Property & Casualty ​Insurance Capabilities
  • Commercial auto
  • Commercial general liability
  • Commercial property
  • Cyber liability and data breach
  • Directors and officers (D&O)
  • Employment practice liability
  • Errors and omissions liability
  • Fidelity (crime)
  • Personal lines (homeowners and personal auto)
  • Professional liability
  • Transactional insurance (R&W)
  • Workers compensation and employers liability
​Other Areas of Focus
  • Bad faith
  • Bankruptcy-related claims
  • Construction and project development
  • Earthquakes, hurricanes, floods, and other natural disasters
  • Environmental and
    asbestos
  • Priority of coverage and additional insured coverage
​Reinsurance Dispute Readiness
  • Allocation
  • Aggregation
  • Notice
  • Insolvency
  • Special acceptances
  • Reformation of contracts
  • Rescission and fraud claims
  • Retention warranties
  • Adequacy of risk transfer

What Our Clients Are Saying

Meet Mintz

Our attorneys are thought leaders in this sector and represent clients in all types of insurance and reinsurance issues and disputes.