Aaron Warren focuses his practice on insurance services, with a further emphasis on insurance coverage litigation. He represents national and regional insurance carriers on sophisticated legal matters involving commercial general liability and personal lines insurance. Aaron frequently handles significant coverage disputes involving an insurance company's duty to defend and indemnify, breach of policy provisions, and bad faith claims. He is experienced handling cases in both state and federal courts, as well as appeals.
In addition to litigation, Aaron frequently drafts coverage opinion letters and advises clients on matters ranging from policy interpretation, claims handling, underwriting, and regulatory compliance.
Before joining Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP in April 2017, Aaron was an attorney at Walton Lantaff Schroeder & Carson, where his practice focused on insurance coverage litigation and appeals. During law school, Aaron gained substantial trial experience as a certified legal intern, and as a judicial intern for the Honorable Gill S. Freeman (ret.) in the Complex Business Division of the Eleventh Judicial Circuit of Florida.
In addition to his other law school accomplishments, Aaron served as an Associate Editor on the University of Miami's Inter-American Law Review; was a member of the Dean's List; and, earned the Dean's Certificate of Achievement.
- Broward County Bar Association (2012–2017)
Honors & Awards
- Dean's List Dean's Certificate of Achievement, International Finance Law
- Affirmed dismissal of workers' compensation carrier's lien claim against an auto liability carrier based on violation of Section 440.39, Fla. Stat., Fla. 4th DCA 2016
- Obtained summary judgment on behalf of homeowners' carrier finding no duty to defend a negligence claim based on policy's business pursuits exclusion, Fla. 11th Cir. Ct. 2016
- Obtained dismissal on behalf of CGL carrier in an action to enforce a Coblentz agreement based on Florida's non-joinder statute, Fla. 17th Cir. 2015
- Obtained summary judgment on behalf of homeowners' carrier finding no duty to defend for a negligent supervision claim based on policy's physical abuse exclusion, Fla. 1st Cir. 2015
- No coverage for $4.35M Coblentz agreement based on CGL policy's employer's liability and workers' compensation exclusions, 11th Cir. 2014
- "Proving the Case for Proof of Loss: Understanding the Recent Judicial Changes to the Proof of Loss Policy Condition," WLSC Newsletter, Winter 2013
- "Investors of Prey: Seeking Relief in Distressed Debt Markets," 18 Miami Int'l & Comp. L. Rev. 213, Spring 2011
- Habitat for Humanity
J.D., cum laude, University of Miami School of Law, 2011
- Associate Editor, University of Miami Inter-American Law Review
B.A., Economics, University of Florida, 2006
- U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
- U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
- U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida