Shaping the Policies, Shaping the Law
Latham’s insurance lawyers not only read polices; they write them. And they not only apply the law of insurance; they make it — across the jurisdictions and the spectrum of first- and third-party insurance issues. Dozens of reported insurance decisions reflect Latham’s involvement in and influence on the insurance field during the past three decades.
Deep Experience and Team Play
Latham’s coverage lawyers have assisted clients in negotiating trillions of dollars in coverage, and in obtaining billions of dollars in contested recoveries through litigation, arbitration, mediation and negotiation in the United States and abroad. As members of a true “one-firm firm,” Latham’s lawyers use their collective experience to address each client’s issues. Latham’s coverage team also partners with brokers around the world to provide seamless professional counsel at each stage of the insurance process.
Insurers and their lawyers, as well as judges, arbitrators and mediators, know and respect Latham’s coverage lawyers, who are sought-after speakers and authors on a variety of insurance coverage issues. Several of the firm’s insurance partners are featured annually as “leading individuals” in the field by Chambers USA and The Best Lawyers in America, among others.
Spanning the Insurance Field
The firm’s coverage lawyers possess a breadth of knowledge and skill in the major property and casualty insurance lines as well as in many specialty coverage areas, including: