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Proskauer Rose LLP

Insurance

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What the team is known for

Represents policyholders across an array of challenging and technical insurance matters. Sought after by clients in a wide range of sectors for its insurance expertise. Clients include major finance, manufacturing and hospitality organizations. Also highlighted for its strength in appellate matters and policy drafting.

Strengths

An interviewee notes: "The firm has a really strong practice - the lawyers are able to advise on a broad range of issues and are very commercial and practical."

Work highlights

Advised Union Carbide Corporation in coverage litigation pending in New York against more than 30 insurance companies for recovery related to tens of thousands of asbestos bodily injury claims.

Notable practitioners

Marc Rosenthal represents clients from a range of industries, including manufacturing, real estate, finance and hospitality, in a variety of coverage disputes and arbitrations.
"He's a terrific lawyer with a really broad practice and deep experience and knowledge." "He is wonderful to work with. He is very responsive and has great knowledge of our policies and our culture."

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Overview


As strategic business lawyers and trusted advisors, we help our insurance policyholder clients manage risk and achieve their business objectives by writing and negotiating industry-leading insurance protection, designing innovative risk management and insurance programs, navigating the claims process and obtaining billions of dollars of insurance recoveries. Our experienced and collaborative team of thought leaders develops novel risk management and insurance recovery strategies to meet our clients’ goals and solve their business problems.

Our team has expertise in all areas of insurance coverage and litigation spanning a diverse group of industries and entrepreneurs. We protect our clients against business risks and liabilities by maximizing their recoveries from insurers in high-stakes and contentious insurance claims through negotiation and settlement where possible and through litigation and arbitration where necessary. Where litigation is needed, we are experienced in state and federal trial and appellate courts across the United States and before arbitration tribunals in major jurisdictions around the globe. As an integrated part of our clients’ insurance and business teams, we work to improve their insurance programs by drafting and negotiating enhancements to insurance coverage, providing insurance advice and due diligence in connection with a wide range of transactions and advising on governance issues, indemnities, insurance regulatory and bankruptcy issues.


Insurance Department

Proskauer Rose LLP

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Department location

Three First National Plaza

70 West Madison

Suite 3800

Chicago

Illinois

USA

IL 60602-4342

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Illinois

Insurance: Dispute Resolution


Marc E. Rosenthal
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