Hinshaw's Insurance Practice and Individual Lawyers Ranked by Chambers USA

May 20, 2015

Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP is pleased to announce that the firm's Insurance Practice and six individual lawyers have been ranked in the 2015 issue of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business (Chambers USA). The annual publication, published by Chambers and Partners, highlights leading law firms and lawyers representing clients in the United States and internationally. Chambers and Partners’ researchers interview thousands of lawyers and their clients around the world, providing the basis for the listings.

In ranking Hinshaw in the Insurance: Dispute Resolution (Illinois) category, Chambers USA points out that the firm "[f]ocuses on litigation matters including insurance coverage, bad faith, class actions and insurer business practices" and [a]cts exclusively on behalf of the insurance industry and counts some of the market's most prominent insurance companies among its clients." Clients quoted say that Hinshaw has "an incredible facility to process information and handle that in a litigation context" and that the team is "very resolution-oriented."

In ranking Hinshaw in the Insurance: Insurer (California) category, Chambers USA notes that the firm "[o]ffers clients a fine insurance practice that focuses on regulatory issues [and] [s]erves as regulatory adviser and possesses the ability to litigate coverage cases for insurers." The publication quotes clients as saying that Hinshaw is "[a] fine firm with good, well-rounded practitioners" and that team members are "[l]eaders in the California regulatory space."

Individual Hinshaw attorneys ranked in Chambers USA include: (1) Chicago-based partners James H. Kallianis Jr., Michael M. Marick and Scott M. Seaman, all ranked in the Insurance: Dispute Resolution (Illinois) category; (2) Los Angeles-based partners Kent R. Keller and Royal F. Oakes, who are ranked in the Insurance: Insurer (California) category; and (3) Miami-based partner Neil S. Rollnick, who is ranked in the Florida, Real Estate category.

This year's issue of Chambers USA notes the following:

Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP is a U.S. law firm with 450 attorneys located in 11 states and London. Founded in 1934, the firm has a national reputation for its insurance industry work, its representation of professionals and law firms, and its closely coordinated business advisory, transactional and litigation services. We serve clients ranging from emerging and middle-market businesses to Fortune 500 companies, as well as governmental and public sector clients.