Outside General Counsel and Business Counseling

Representative Matters

  • Represented a multi-national, family owned food company with respect to company-wide organizational restructuring allowing for greater operational efficiencies, enhanced strategic partnering, financing flexibility, estate planning and  ownership transfers.

  • Represented an Illinois manufacturing company with respect to a $225 million syndicated loan in connection with a reorganization and recapitalization of the company.

  • Advised board of directors of insurance trade association on corporate governance issues, including issues arising in connection with formation of for-profit subsidiary.

  • Advised international oil and energy company on captive insurance matters and related reinsurance agreement.

  • Advised national tax preparation firm on formation and licensing of insurance agency to sell health insurance through Affordable Care Act (“Obamacare”) exchanges, and on joint venture with on-line insurance agency and technology platform to “white label” insurance sales offerings.

  • Served as General Counsel to a high-tech manufacturer, providing full service support, handling every legal need spanning intellectual property, business litigation, employment, business contracts and corporate governance.

  • Represented national insurance claims management company in outsourcing of managed care functions.

  • Advising insurers on state insurance regulatory matters, and representing clients before state insurance regulators nationwide.

  • Advising investors and insurance holding companies on insurance regulatory and corporate matters.

  • Counseling Bermuda and other non-U.S. insurers and brokers on doing business in the United States.

  • Independent compliance reviews.

  • Representing clients in dealing with insolvent insurance companies and insurance liquidators.

  • Responding to government investigations and conducting internal reviews.