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Blank Rome LLP
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Insurance Recovery


Omid Safa is a partner at Blank Rome and a rising star in the firm’s policyholder-only Insurance Recovery Practice. He was recently recognized as one of the “top 40 attorneys under 40” in the Washington, D.C., area by National Law Journal, and has successfully represented policyholders in a broad range of insurance disputes across the United States. In the last five years alone, Omid has helped clients secure insurance recoveries and judgments worth nearly $500 million. For more information about Omid, please click here

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United States > Industry focus > Insurance: advice to policyholders

(Next Generation Partners)

Omid SafaBlank Rome LLP

The team at Blank Rome LLP continues to cover high-profile issues, with particular strengths including insurance coverage for sexual abuse liability and sports insurance coverage. It also plays a key role in the firm‘s interdisciplinary Severe Weather Emergency Recovery Team. Leading the team are Washington DC-based lawyers Jim Murray, described as ‘probably the very best policyholder lawyer in the world when it comes to trying a case to a jury‘ and John Gibbons, whose experience includes representations and warranties and credit risk insurance. Los Angeles-based Linda Kornfeld, who has most recently acted on Covid-19 business interruption claims also leads the practice. Jared Zola in New York provides ‘high quality, prompt legal advice in very complex matters‘  while in Washington DC John Heintz contributes his considerable experience and Kyle Brinkman as well as Omid Safa are both active young partners. DC-based James Carter was promoted to partner in January 2022, and Seth Lamden joined the Chicago office from Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP in March 2021.