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Chaffetz Lindsey LLP
1700 Broadway, 33rd Floor
New York, NY USA 10019
United States


Over more than 30 years of practice, Peter Chaffetz has first-chaired more than 30 trials and arbitrations and has practiced actively in both New York and California. Prior to forming Chaffetz Lindsey LLP, he served as the global head of litigation for Clifford Chance, leading the firm’s 600+ lawyer litigation practice and serving on the firm’s global management committee. Chaffetz is recognized by independent industry guides as an expert in his field, including being ranked in Band 1 and 2 for Dispute Resolution: Reinsurance and Dispute Resolution: Insurance by Chambers USA, and being listed as one of Who’s Who Legal’s Ten Most Highly Regarded Individuals in insurance and reinsurance law.

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Industry focus > Insurance: advice to insurers

(Hall of Fame)

Peter ChaffetzChaffetz Lindsey LLP

New York-based disputes boutique Chaffetz Lindsey LLP regularly puts its international expertise and network to use in matters that take place in Switzerland, the United Kingdom and elsewhere. The insurance practice comprises a wide array of coverage disputes and benefits from the firm‘s expertise in national and international arbitration. The team‘s activities representing clients in reinsurance disputes are also of note. At the head of the practice are four experienced lawyers: Peter Chaffetz, involved in many of the most complex insurance matters; Cecilia Moss  whose expertise includes disputes over arbitrability and enforcement of arbitral awards; Steven Schwartz and Charles Scibetta , who are both described as ‘very experienced reinsurance lawyers who give sound legal and practical advice‘.