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Latham & Watkins LLP
WASHINGTON DC 20004-1304
United States
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David Barrett is a partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins. His practice focuses primarily on representing policyholders throughout the US in major first and third-party insurance coverage matters. Mr. Barrett’s practice has encompassed counseling on the insurance-related aspects of corporate transactions, insurance placements and renewals, and claims arising under multiple lines of insurance in connection with billions of dollars in losses and liabilities.





Lawyer Rankings

United States > Industry focus > Insurance: advice to policyholders

Latham & Watkins LLP represents policyholders in litigation, arbitration, mediations and negotiations, helping policyholders recover insurance proceeds and impacting the legal landscape at the state supreme court level. Practice head David A. Barrett  in Washington DC is active for some of its most high-profile clients and is praised as a ‘top tier insurance coverage recovery partner‘. In the San Diego office, Brook Roberts  is known for his work on cutting-edge insurance disputes in California while Drew Gardiner, who has a focus on D&O liability, and John Wilson , ‘an exceptional advocate who is very good on his feet‘, are also notable. Trial attorney Kirsten Jackson joined the firm from Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP in June 2021.