1001 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Insurance: Insurer (Band 3)District of Columbia
Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Band 2)
Practice Areas: Chair of Crowell & Moring’s Bankruptcy Group. Focuses his practice on litigating in the bankruptcy and insurance coverage areas. Assumed lead counsel role on behalf of insurers in key asbestos bankruptcy cases including Mid-Valley (the Halliburton subsidiaries), Quigley, Combustion Engineering, Federal-Mogul, Harbison-Walker, and JT Thorpe. Serves as bankruptcy counsel to both the American Insurance Association and the Coalition for Litigation Justice, a group formed by property and casualty insurers to advance awareness about asbestos issues. In insurance coverage, served as lead counsel representing insurers in cases involving environmental, asbestos, and products liability underlying claims.