Bruce Strong is a shareholder in Anderson Kill's New York office. Bruce's practice concentrates in insurance recovery, exclusively on behalf of policyholders, along with corporate and commercial litigation, including cryptocurrrency disputes.
Bruce has successfully represented clients in a host of complex legal matters, including multi-district class action litigation and multi-million dollar property and liability insurance disputes in both state and federal courts up to the highest levels, and in arbitration.
Bruce is an instrumental team member for the plaintiffs in In Re Terrorist Attacks, the suit filed by the families of victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks against the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the Republic of the Sudan, the Islamic Republic of Iran, and other nations, organizations and individuals who aided al Qaeda in the planning and execution of the attacks on the World Trade Center and Pentagon. Bruce works closely on the case with Anderson Kill’s Jerry S. Goldman, counsel to the lead plaintiff in the consolidated cases and thousands of other plaintiffs. Bruce prepared motions that in 2019 and 2020 won default judgments against the Islamic Republic of Iran totaling $12 billion, proceeds of which are now being distributed to U.S. plaintiffs.
Prior to joining the firm, Bruce was an Attorney Advisor appointed through the U.S. Attorney General's Honors Program. He worked in the Drug Enforcement Administration where he drafted orders and decisions in connection with DEA administrative hearings.
In addition, he was a Law Clerk at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Air Civil Enforcement Division where he drafted notices of violation and consent decrees at various stages of litigation.
Since 2017, Bruce has been recognized by Super Lawyers as a New York Metro Rising Star for Insurance Coverage.