The addition of this group further deepens our already strong bench of attorneys in one of the firm’s core practice areas and will provide our clients with a wealth of experience in all facets of insurance coverage and bad faith matters.
New York, NY (PRWEB) June 21, 2016
National law firm Wilson Elser announced today that a national insurance coverage team of 11 attorneys has joined Wilson Elser in three offices – Chicago, Los Angeles and New Jersey.
“Like Wilson Elser, this team’s insurance coverage practice is truly national in scope and reputation,” said Daniel J. McMahon, Wilson Elser chairman. “Their addition to the practice further deepens our already strong bench of attorneys in one of the firm’s core practice areas and will provide our clients with a wealth of experience in all facets of insurance coverage and bad faith matters.”
The team – led by partners Michael Duffy, Chicago; Paul White and David Simantob, Los Angeles; and Mark Vespole, New Jersey – primarily represents insurers in coverage matters, extra-contractual liability, bad faith and reinsurance matters.
Among other services, these accomplished attorneys regularly advise clients on insurance coverage issues, draft insurance policy language, and litigate coverage and bad faith cases for general and specialty lines insurance and reinsurance companies.
New Insurance Coverage Team Members:
- Michael, Duffy, Partner
- Ashley Conaghan, Associate
- Abigail Rocap, Associate
- Paul White, Partner
- David Simantob, Partner
- Linda Tai Hoshide, Partner
- Mark Vespole, Partner
- Joanna Crosby, Partner
- Kathleen Williams, Partner
- Katherine Tammaro, Partner
- Matthew Major, Associate
The team was previously with Chicago-based law firm Tressler LLP.
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Wilson Elser, a full-service and leading defense litigation law firm (http://www.wilsonelser.com), serves its clients with nearly 800 attorneys in 30 offices in the United States and one in London. Founded in 1978, it ranks among the top 200 law firms identified by The American Lawyer and is included in the top 50 of The National Law Journal's survey of the nation’s largest law firms. Wilson Elser serves a growing, loyal base of clients with innovative thinking and an in-depth understanding of their respective businesses.