2022 Edition of Chambers USA Recognizes Hinshaw for its Insurance and Financial Services Practices

Seven Hinshaw Partners Recognized by the Guide

June 1, 2022

The U.S. law firm Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP today announced that the firm received recognition in the 2022 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business. Seven Hinshaw partners are featured in the guide, with the firm's insurance and financial services practices receiving regional recognition in Illinois, Florida, and California.

Published by Chambers and Partners, Chambers USA is a widely respected annual publication that highlights leading law firms and lawyers representing clients in the United States and internationally. As part of its process, Chambers and Partners' researchers interview thousands of lawyers and clients around the world. Firms and lawyers must demonstrate sustained excellence in order to be ranked in the guide.

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In ranking Hinshaw Band 2 in "Insurance: Dispute Resolution: Insurer – Illinois" and quoting members of the insurance industry, Chambers notes:

What the team is known for: Widely acknowledged for its representation of insurer clients in complex, high-value coverage arbitration and litigation matters. Experienced in construction defect, first-party property, and cyber insurance, as well as personal insurance claims. Also handles risk management issues. Skilled at acting for international and domestic U.S. clients.

Strengths: Clients say: "The service level and responsiveness of the insurance group is exceptional."

Work highlights: Hinshaw was lead trial counsel and appellate co-counsel for the panel insurers in the $250 million property insurance coverage dispute with Opry Mills Mall Limited Partnership, LLC and Simon Property Group arising from the May 2010 flood in Nashville, Tennessee.

In ranking Hinshaw Band 3 in "Insurance – Florida," Chambers states:

What the team is known for: Handles a variety of insurance coverage claims on behalf of insurance carriers. Adept at providing advice and representation in coverage matters concerning losses arising out of catastrophic bodily injury, business interruption, and employer liability.

Strengths: Clients say: "They are extremely responsive and always available. They understand our business and always go above and beyond.

Work highlights: Hinshaw acted on behalf of Direct General Insurance Company in a bad faith insurance action valued at $13 million.

In ranking Hinshaw Band 3 in "Insurance: Insurer – California," Chambers states:

What the team is known for: Highly capable firm with a reputation for representing both domestic and foreign insurers across the USA. The California team has key expertise in regulatory insurance law and also offers a robust litigation practice, representing insurers in coverage disputes and class actions on a regular basis. Offers notable strength in construction defect, professional liability, and first-party property insurance matters, among other areas.

Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP is a U.S. based law firm with offices nationwide and in London. The firm's national reputation spans the insurance industry, the financial services sector, and other highly regulated industries. Hinshaw also serves as counsel to the professional services sector, and provides business advisory and transactional services to clients of all sizes.