For the thirteenth year running, The Legal 500 USA has ranked Anderson Kill's Insurance Recovery Group as one the nation's top practices in the category Insurance: Advice to Policyholders.
Robert M. Horkovich and William G. Passannante, co-chairs of the firm's Insurance Recovery Group, were named leading lawyers; Mr. Horkovich repeated as a member of the Legal 500 Hall of Fame. Also recognized were Rhonda D. Orin, managing partner of the firm's Washington, D.C. office; Finley T. Harckham, a senior shareholder in New York; and Joshua Gold, chair of the firm's Cyber Insurance Recovery Group, also in New York.
Raymond A. Mascia, Jr. an attorney in Anderson Kill's New York office who has focused much of his practice on complex long-tail environmental and asbestos insurance claims, was named a Rising Star.
The Legal 500 reported the following about Anderson Kill's Insurance Recovery Group, its work in 2018, and its recognized attorneys:
Anderson Kill PC, which exclusively represents policyholders in insurance coverage disputes, is well known for its expertise in long-tail asbestos and environmental claims. Other areas of focus are D&O liability, intellectual property, white-collar crime, as well as property, marine cargo and business interruption losses. New York partner Robert Horkovich settled a dispute between client Siltronic Corporation and the insurers Wausau and AIG concerning its insurance recoveries claim in relation to cleanup of Portland Oregon Harbor. In Washington DC, Rhonda D. Orin assisted ASARCO Asbestos Personal Injury Settlement Trust with its claim against the now defunct insurer Midland Insurance Company for insurance proceeds intended to fund asbestos claimants. William Passannante, Joshua Gold and Finley Harckham are also key practitioners based in the New York office.
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