Jenkins, Thomas W.

Thomas W. Jenkins

Senior Partner



Tom Jenkins has devoted his career to insurance law. In addition to working on a broad range of insurance regulatory matters, Tom has developed a unique focus in the area of insurance company liquidations and rehabilitations.

He has considerable experience with guaranty associations and serves as the general counsel to the Illinois, California and Georgia property and casualty guaranty associations and has represented numerous other guaranty associations on special projects.

Tom serves on various insolvency coordinating committees organized by the National Conference of Insurance Guaranty Funds including serving as Chair of the Reliance Coordinating Committee.

Tom leads our Firm's representation of the National Workers Compensation Reinsurance Pool, which presents a broad range of insurance issues, including residual markets, reinsurance, antitrust, commutations, regulatory issues and overseeing litigation.

Tom has also represented a number of insurance clients on a broad range of regulatory issues, licensing, company formation, compliance and Board responsibilities.

Professional History

  • Partner, Locke Lord LLP
  • Former Member, Locke Lord Executive Committee
  • Vice-Chair, Locke Lord Bissell & Liddell LLP

Professional Affiliations and Recognitions

  • Member, State Bar of California
  • Member, International Association of Insurance Receivers