Our insurance group is forged from the complementary and highly ranked practices of our legacy firms, Carlton Fields and Jorden Burt. We offer unmatched depth and focus in complex litigation, class action defense and regulatory guidance. Carlton Fields’ insurance practice has been ranked No. 1 by Chambers for eleven consecutive years in property, casualty, and title insurance lines. Jorden Burt, with its strong life and financial lines practice, has been consistently recognized as among the top “go to” firms for class action and tort litigation for the life insurance industry, including recognition in the 2013 BTI Power Elite survey of general counsels at Fortune 1000 companies.
Life Insurance and Financial Lines
We serve the needs of the life insurance industry in connection with life, annuity, pension, and credit insurance businesses. We have represented life insurance companies throughout the United States in national “bet the company” class action and complex commercial litigation cases. Our attorneys are recognized as not just “litigators” but as experienced trial lawyers with the depth to efficiently and creatively defend against both traditional and new issues raised by plaintiffs’ lawyers under state and federal law. We bring an integrated and complementary approach to servicing our life insurance clients by drawing on the collective experience of our business, regulatory, and litigation attorneys. Learn more about our capabilities in life insurance and financial lines
Property & Casualty
We advise insurance industry clients on coverage, class action defense, claims, and bad faith issues. The firm represents carriers and other regulated parties before insurance regulators, and litigates coverage, claims, regulatory, and business matters. We handle matters involving virtually every type of insurance, and also have extensive experience with insurance sales practices matters in both administrative proceedings and civil trials. Learn more about our capabilities in property and casualty