Lewis Baach Kaufmann Middlemiss PLLC

Insurance Department

District of Columbia
Current View:

This content is provided by Chambers. Learn more about our methodology

What the team is known for Boutique firm with a strong reputation for advising London market insurers and US insurers in significant coverage cases and reinsurance disputes, including environmental liability and health hazard cases. Offers experience in arbitration and advises clients on regulatory matters, such as compliance with sanctions. Strengths also include claims arising from insolvency issues.

Strengths A client describes the firm as "excellent," adding: "The lawyers are very user-friendly, quick on their feet and have become trusted advisers."

A third source describes the firm as "a boutique of high-quality, highly educated lawyers" who "really know their stuff."

Work highlights Advised certain Lloyd's underwriters and other London Market companies with regards to litigation with Amtrak following a number of environmental claims at their stations and other facilities.

Notable practitioners

Martin Baach
brings his extensive experience to bear in the representation of a range of insurer clients. A market source describes him as "practical, easy to work with and good at resolving cases."