June 2016 – Chaffetz Lindsey partner Steven Schwartz is speaking at American Conference Institute’s 3rd National Insurance Allocation seminar on Friday, June 24th at The Carlton Hotel in New York City. Steve will participate on a panel on “Allocating a Settlement and Mediation Tips and Strategies.” The panel will address allocation issues that come up in connection with mediation of complex insurance claims. Among other things, the panel will address the impact of reinsurance on allocation and on mediation strategies.
Steve has devoted much of his practice to reinsurance litigation and arbitration since the early 1990s. He has represented major insurance and reinsurance companies in disputes involving property/casualty reinsurance, life/health reinsurance, insurance insolvency, alternative risk transfer and finite risk reinsurance. Steve has also represented clients in litigation relating to mergers and acquisitions of reinsurance companies, and in other disputes arising out of the use of reinsurance in corporate transactions. He has acted as first chair in numerous arbitration hearings and in trials in federal and state court.
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