Aidan McCormack > DLA Piper LLP (US) > New York, United States > Lawyer Profile

DLA Piper LLP (US)
1251 6TH AVE,
NEW YORK, NY 10020-1104
United States

Work Department

Litigation, Arbitration, and Investigations; Insurance and Reinsurance Disputes; Insurance




Aidan McCormack is a commercial litigator with a particular concentration on insurance and reinsurance issues.

Aidan serves as regional and national counsel for a wide range of companies. His practice includes litigation, appellate work, arbitration and alternative dispute resolution.

Aidan has acted as international and national lead counsel for many clients and has handled numerous high-exposure matters. He represents clients in disputes throughout North America, South America, the United Kingdom, Europe, Australia, Asia and Bermuda. The wide variety of disputes he has handled includes matters involving fraud, specialty underwriting products, director’s and officer’s exposures, catastrophic first-party losses, technology claims, toxic and mass tort liabilities, and entertainment books.


Aidan is a member of ARIAS-US, the Professional Liability Underwriting Society, and the Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel (FDCC). He is a Member of Board of the American Red Cross on Long Island. Aidan is also on the Board of Governors of the Port Washington Yacht Club in Port Washington, New York.


J.D., Marquette University School of Law; B.A., Creighton University

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Insurance > Advice to insurers

Praised for its ‘high degree of expertise‘, the practice at DLA Piper LLP (US) is well-equipped to handle large scale insurance and reinsurance disputes including international multi-party and multi-forum matters. In addition to defending against coverage claims, representing insurers in disputes arising out of transactional liability insurance, and advising clients on potential exposure and compliance, the team offers support in high-profile regulatory investigation cases. Michael Murphy  chairs the global practice, and has served as lead counsel for insurers and reinsurers in various complex disputes while Aidan McCormack  contributes expertise in litigation, appellate work, arbitration and alternative dispute resolution. Both lawyers are based in New York.