Freeborn’s Insurance and Reinsurance Industry Team Ranked Among Nation’s Top Groups for Insurance Law by Legal 500

CHICAGO – Freeborn & Peters LLP is pleased to announce that the Legal 500 United States directory has once again recognized Freeborn’s nationally acclaimed insurance and reinsurance industry team as one of the top groups in the country for Insurance – advice to insurers. The Legal 500 U.S. guide surveys corporate counsel nationwide for their law firm and lawyer recommendations.

“We are pleased to have our reinsurance and insurance industry team continually recognized by Legal 500 among the top practices in the United States,” said Freeborn co-managing partner William E. Russell. “Their knowledge and experience in specialized insurance and reinsurance proceedings around the world sets them apart and continues to deliver exceptional results for our clients.”

Serving all areas of the global insurance and reinsurance marketplace, including insurance coverage and defense practices, Freeborn’s insurance and reinsurance industry team is one of the largest in the nation. The practice is structured to maintain an industry perspective, focusing on the problems and issues that confront clients today and cultivating the breadth and experience necessary to succeed. The attorneys advise insurance and reinsurance companies on their litigation and arbitration matters in the United States and abroad. Among the sophisticated and complex insurance and reinsurance coverage and rescission issues that the group handles are arbitration, underwriting, claims and allocation, finite reinsurance, agency, and counseling for their clients around the world.

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