Firm Profile > Rivkin Radler > Long Island, United States
Rivkin Radler Offices
926 RXR PLAZA
UNIONDALE, NY 11556
Rivkin Radler > The Legal 500 Rankings
Rivkin Radler's New York-based insurance practice handles every form of risk advisory and dispute resolution, including litigation, mediation and arbitration. Alan Rutkin heads the practice and has extensive experience working on major claims, most notably involving energy and the environment. The team has actively been involved in advising clients across the country on coverage issues related to Covid-19, with Michael Troisi serving as lead counsel. Other key members of the team are William Savino, an experienced trial lawyer who litigates class actions, and Michael Kotula who has significant experience in defending against a wide variety of high-exposure claims including toxic tort, environmental pollution and health hazards.
Other key lawyers:
Michael Troisi; William Saviano; Michael Kotula
‘Rivkin Radler’s strength is its people. I have had the pleasure of working with this firm on numerous occasions for more than 15 years. Their attorneys’ knowledge of insurance coverage means that I am getting the advice I need in a timely and cost-effective manner.’
‘I like to work with Alan Rutkin, because I trust him. I have a tremendous amount of respect and confidence in his knowledge of the industry. His opinions are always well thought through, so when he tells me something I don’t want to hear, I have my arms around the issue and can stay ahead of it. Alan exhibits a calmness even in a tense arbitration or negotiation.’
‘I have worked with Michael Kotula and Anne Murray at Rivkin Radler for years. Their attention to detail and client communication is like none other. They are dedicated to their clients and I have had great success in resolving even the most difficult of cases when they are involved.’
‘This is, undoubtedly, THE top firm I have ever had on my side. They are definitely a team. ‘
Our organization is a national insurance carrier. Each state has their own unique laws pertaining to the various types of coverage we offer. Rivkin Radler has shown time and time again their knowledge and ability in providing guidance for coverage and defense counsel in all of the issues we have presented to them in every state in which they provide services. Our outcomes have been beyond expectations in many of the cases no matter which state. This shows the in-depth knowledge of the attorneys working for this firm. ’
‘It is a very client-centered practice. They are excellent communicators and always follow through.’
‘Very responsive, competent and driven to assist in resolution.’
‘Michael Kotula, Anne Murray and Larry Levy- smart, strategic, thorough and highly responsive. ’
‘The Rivkin team is highly professional with emphasis on completing assignments in a timely and comprehensive way to include legal research and a sound strategy for moving forward. ’
‘Alan Eagle, Joanne Engledrum and Frank Valverde are the Rivkin members we deal with and they have proven to be formidable in terms of getting our coverage positions out and out tender letters out. We have been very successful in our coverage evaluations and likewise very successful in getting our tenders picked up by the other insurance carriers.’
‘The firm is first-rate in responsiveness and customer service. Its broad range of practice areas provide a great resource when unique issues arise in your case.’
‘Bill Savino presents as a tier-one attorney. He is methodical and detailed when thinking through case strategy and options. There’s no shooting from the hip.’
Ark Syndicate Management Limited
Central Insurance Companies
Factory Mutual Insurance Company/FM Global
Global Indemnity Group
Great American Insurance
Markel Service Incorporated
Metropolitan Life Insurance Company
Mitsui Sumitomo Marine Management
National General Lender Services
Nautilus Insurance Group (a Berkley Company)
Primerica Financial Services, Inc.
Safepoint Insurance Company
San Francisco Reinsurance Company (ARM US)
The Cincinnati Insurance Co.
The Guardian Life Insurance Co. of America
Trustmark Insurance Co.
Utica National Insurance
Rivkin Radler > Firm Profile
Founded in 1950, Rivkin Radler gained national recognition for the firm’s role in groundbreaking cases. Many of the world’s largest companies rely on Rivkin Radler to address their complex legal challenges. As a result, many clients have been placing their trust in us for decades.
Over the past 70 years, Rivkin Radler has become the advisor-of-choice to large corporations, middle-market: companies and successful individuals. The firm offers representation in 21 practice areas across five offices in the Northeast. With approximately 200 lawyers, Rivkin Radler has grown to become a nationally recognized provider of superior legal representation to a broad array of clients.
Rivkin Radler’s attorneys are leaders in legal, business and charitable arenas. Time and again, they are recognized by peer-review programs that recognize professional excellence.
The firm is committed to fostering diversity within an inclusive environment that respects the individual, promotes different perspectives, encourages distinctive ideas and drives dynamic results. Rivkin Radler employs individuals with varied backgrounds and life experiences who together create a firm with a rich and vibrant culture, enabling the firm to attract and retain the best talent and to bring a diversity of thinking to bear for its clients.
Main areas of practice
Health law: Rivkin Radler represents a diverse group of healthcare clients, such as multi-provider healthcare delivery systems, including clinically integrated networks, IPAs, specialty provider networks, managed care organizations and ACOs, urgent care centers, hospitals, and physician practices.
The firm’s expertise encompasses complex healthcare transactions, regulatory compliance, enforcement actions, managed care contracting, disputes, and defense of criminal prosecutions. The firm frequently advises clients on privacy and security laws including HIPAA and the HITECH Act. The firm also represents clients in fraud and abuse cases, including False Claims Act and qui tam/whistleblower cases.
Insurance coverage: Rivkin Radler handles all aspects of insurance coverage law including litigation and dispute resolution, coverage advice and policy drafting. The firm’s practice includes casualty coverage (CGL, umbrella and excess liability); D&O liability coverage; employment practices liability; extra-contractual and bad faith; life, health and disability; personal lines (home and auto, professional liability); property; reinsurance; specialty and other coverage lines; and title insurance litigation.
With more than 60 attorneys and a long track record, Rivkin Radler’s insurance coverage group is one of the largest coverage-focused practice groups in the US. The firm represents insurers big and small, domestic and foreign, investor-owned and policyholder-owned.
The firm tackles the insurance industry’s newest and most challenging issues, with innovative strategies. Rivkin Radler was among the first firms to handle complex coverage issues such as pollution, cyber, asbestos, advertising injury, molestation, life sciences, medical technologies, climate change, terrorism, antitrust, intellectual property, and fraud. The firm stays at the cutting edge of insurance law.
We are committed to outstanding client service. And our commitment is validated by our client retention rate. Many of our insurer relationships are decades old.
The attorneys handle all aspects of insurance coverage law, including litigation and other forms of dispute resolution. Insurers rely on our coverage advice.
Insurance fraud: the firm represents insurers across all lines of coverage and at every stage of the claim, from the initial report of the loss to resolution, obtaining groundbreaking results in all areas of health insurance fraud, ‘no-fault’ automobile insurance fraud and first-party property damage. The firm prosecutes RICO, fraud and declaratory judgment actions to extinguish exposure to fraudulent claims and recover wrongfully obtained claim payments.
|Commercial Litigation||Evan Krinickfirstname.lastname@example.org||516-357-3483|
|Commercial Litigation||William Savinoemail@example.com||516-357-3349|
|Commercial Litigation||Michael Versichellifirstname.lastname@example.org||516-357-3431|
|Complex Torts and Product Liability||Brian Adeemail@example.com||(201) 287-2461|
|Complex Torts and Product Liability||David Richmanfirstname.lastname@example.org||516-357-3120|
|Compliance, Investigations and White Collar||Geoffrey Kaiseremail@example.com||516-357-3161|
|Compliance, Investigations and White Collar||Kenneth "Casey" Murphyfirstname.lastname@example.org||516-357-3154|
|Directors & Officers Liability||Jonathan Brunoemail@example.com||212-455-9554|
|Directors & Officers Liability||David Wilckfirstname.lastname@example.org||516-357-3347|
|Employment & Labor||Barry Levyemail@example.com||516-357-3149|
|Employment & Labor||Kenneth Novikofffirstname.lastname@example.org||516-357-3110|
|General Liability||Jacqueline Bushwackemail@example.com||516-357-3239|
|General Liability||Frank Raiafirstname.lastname@example.org||516-357-3321|
|General Liability||Eric Stroberemail@example.com||516-357-3434|
|Health Services||Robert Isemanfirstname.lastname@example.org||518-641-7055|
|Health Services||Christopher Kutneremail@example.com||516-357-3355|
|Health Services||Benjamin Malerbafirstname.lastname@example.org||516-357-3128|
|Insurance Coverage||Alan Eagleemail@example.com||516-357-3545|
|Insurance Coverage||Michael Kotulafirstname.lastname@example.org||516-357-3066|
|Insurance Coverage||Alan Rutkinemail@example.com||516-357-3278|
|Insurance Fraud||Max Gershenofffirstname.lastname@example.org||516-357-3444|
|Insurance Fraud||Barry Levyemail@example.com||516-357-3149|
|Insurance Fraud||Michael Sirignanofirstname.lastname@example.org||516-357-3073|
|Intellectual Property||Gregory Milleremail@example.com||201-287-2474|
|Intellectual Property||Stephen Smirtifirstname.lastname@example.org||516-357-3351|
|Medical Malpractice Defense||David Richmanemail@example.com||516-357-3120|
|Privacy, Data & Cyber Law||Shari Claire Lewisfirstname.lastname@example.org||516-357-3292|
|Privacy, Data & Cyber Law||Benjamin Malerbaemail@example.com||516-357-3128|
|Professional Liability||Jonathan Brunofirstname.lastname@example.org||212-455-9554|
|Professional Liability||Janice DiGennaroemail@example.com||516-357-3548|
|Professional Liability||David Wilckfirstname.lastname@example.org||516-357-3347|
|Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use||Erez Glamboskyemail@example.com||516-357-3065|
|Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use||Yaron Kornblumfirstname.lastname@example.org||516-357-3082|
|Trusts & Estates||Scott Eisenmesseremail@example.com||516-357-3085|
|Trusts & Estates||Jeffrey Greenerfirstname.lastname@example.org||516-357-3177|
|Intellectual Property||Nancy Del Pizzoemail@example.com||201-287-2472|
|Alan Eagle||Alan C. Eagle maintains a national insurance coverage practice that is supported…||View Profile|
|Joanne Engeldrum||Joanne M. Engeldrum counsels insurance companies on complex first- and third-party claims,…||View Profile|
|Michael Kotula||Michael A. Kotula handles complex litigation involving asbestos, environmental pollution, health hazards,…||View Profile|
|Evan Krinick||Evan H. Krinick, Rivkin Radler’s managing partner, is a trial and appellate…||View Profile|
|Peter McNamara||Peter P. McNamara serves as coverage and defense counsel to America’s major…||View Profile|
|Anne Murray||Anne M. Murray counsels insurance companies on complex first- and third-party claims,…||View Profile|
|Alan Rutkin||Alan S. Rutkin handles every aspect of insurance coverage law. Alan has…||View Profile|
|William Savino||A partner in the firm’s Insurance Coverage & Commercial Litigation Practice Groups,…||View Profile|
|Stephen Smirti||Stephen J. Smirti, Jr., represents clients in insurance coverage and reinsurance matters…||View Profile|
|Michael Troisi||Michael A. Troisi represents insurance companies across the country in coverage lawsuits,…||View Profile|
|Michael Versichelli||Michael P. Versichelli focuses his practice on commercial and insurance coverage litigation,…||View Profile|