Insurance: Dispute Resolution: Reinsurance (Band 3)
Practice Areas: Partner in Sidley's Chicago office. Represents and counsels clients in a wide range of commercial disputes in federal and state courts and arbitrations in the insurance and financial services sectors. Tried numerous bench and jury trials to verdict, and numerous arbitral cases to final award. Successfully briefed and argued appeals in numerous federal and state courts. Emphasis on disputes arising out of commercial agreements, including insurance policies, facultative and treaty reinsurance contracts, structured products, and stable value wrap agreements.
Personal: Creighton University School of Law, JD, 1993, cum laude; University of Iowa, BS, 1990, with honors.