A Locke Lord team led by Christopher Martin (Houston) represented Phoenix-based mutual holding company CopperPoint Insurance Group in the completed $900 million acquisition of the privately-held parent company of workers’ compensation and liability insurer, Alaska National Insurance Company, based in Anchorage. CopperPoint and Alaska National are both leading workers’ compensation insurers in their respective geographic markets and the combined insurance operations will represent approximately $625 million in forecasted written premium and total assets of approximately $5 billion. The transaction closed Nov. 29, 2019. For more information, see the press release. Additional assistance was provided by Ed Razim, Jerry Higdon, Laura L. Ferguson, Rachel Fitzgerald and DeLaina Mulcahy (all of Houston), Chris Flanagan and Stanley Keller (both of Boston), John Emmanuel (New York), Van Jolas (Dallas), Tim Farber (Chicago), Nina Huerta and Norris Clark (both of Los Angeles).
Posted on December 18, 2019