Andrea DeField finds risk management, risk transfer, and insurance recovery solutions for public and private companies. She has dedicated her career to helping clients manage risk and maximize insurance recovery. As part of her counseling practice, Andrea adds value to business deals by advising clients on contractual risk transfer through indemnity, additional insured, and required insurance provisions in contracts. She also helps clients identify and mitigate risk before a loss occurs by conducting insurance due diligence for mergers and acquisitions and by conducting audits of clients’ insurance programs to identify gaps in coverage before renewal.
When a loss has occurred or a claim has been made, Andrea helps clients maximize insurance recovery through litigation or alternative dispute resolution of coverage disputes. She has handled and tried cases in state and federal trial and appellate courts throughout the country.
Andrea currently serves on the American Bar Association’s Standing Committee on Disaster Response and Preparedness and Cybersecurity Task Force.
Andrea is a prolific author and lecturer on insurance topics including insurance coverage and bad faith litigation, emerging risks, and directors and officers (D&O), professional liability, cyber, recall, pollution, and windstorm insurance issues.