John M. Leonard is an attorney in Anderson Kill's New York office, where he concentrates his practice in insurance recovery, exclusively on behalf of policyholders, and in corporate and commercial litigation.
John was part of a team that won a jury verdict in favor of a national transportation company in a dispute with numerous insurers over coverage for cleanup of environmental contamination. He has represented clients in disputes over first-party property damage and business interruption claims, directors & officers liability, third-party tort and environmental liability claims, as well as in construction litigation. He is also a member of Anderson Kill's Blockchain and Virtual Currency Group and COVID Task Group.
Prior to joining Anderson Kill, John worked as an associate in a firm focused on nursing home law and medical malpractice. He is a former Big Brother with Big Brothers Big Sisters of NYC.
In 2018, 2019 and 2020, John was recognized by Super Lawyers as a New York Metro Rising Star for Insurance Coverage.