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Freeborn & Peters
United States

Insurance: advice to insurers Tier 4

Freeborn & Peters added to its Chicago, Richmond and New York bases with the launch of an office in Tampa, Florida in 2018. The firm handles domestic and cross-border insurance and reinsurance disputes, with specialist areas including London market arbitration, litigation arising from legacy insurance liability transactions and bespoke product reinsurance disputes. Sean Thomas Keely in New York acted for Bermuda-based Iris Reinsurance, which was one of two defendants in a fraud claim brought by Blue Water in connection with a wind swap contract, while Daniel Hargraves represents AmTrust North America in its attempt to enforce a captive reinsurance agreement and an underlying claim for damages against Signify. Other highly rated practitioners in the Chicago office include Joseph McCulloughRobert Baratta and Bruce Engel.