Specialty insurance legal and consulting services: M&A due diligence, letters of intent and acquisition agreements; managing general agency, claims service and producer agreements; claim dispute resolution (including all aspects of domestic and international litigation, arbitration and mediation) and salvage recovery; offshore captives; niche development of credit, residual value (aircraft, intellectual property and commercial real estate) and tax products; international and U.S. state and federal regulatory compliance (including extensive CFIUS investigation and audit experience); IT software licensing and technology support agreements; joint ventures; lending facility agreements; human resources; and corporate governance.

Policy Origination and Other Transaction Services

  • Originate, negotiate and advise companies on their political and credit risk insurance (“PRI”/”CRI”) policy wordings
  • Advise companies on all aspects of U.S. admitted and excess/surplus insurance market compliance
  • Conduct due diligence and advise companies on underlying transaction documents and risk structuring
  • Develop innovative and novel policy programs leveraging facultative reinsurance facilities
  • Negotiate terms and conditions of private sector reinsurance treaties and memoranda of understandings with government sponsored export credit agencies
  • Advise on underwriting platform asset acquisitions including MGA facilities

Claim Services

  • Manage from inception to settlement PRI/CRI claims
  • Exposure planning inclusive of quantitative reserve analysis
  • Coverage analysis, claim adjustment and claim valuation
  • Assemble and manage PRI/CRI dispute resolution and claim mitigation teams
  • Advise on and execute arbitration and mediation strategies
  • Manage and implement foreign government advocacy strategies
  • Conduct internal claim and underwriting file audits

New York Office

73 Peconic Hills Drive
Southampton, NY 11968
Phone: (212) 842 1795 Fax: (212) 545 1913 E-mail: Website: