Insurance & Reinsurance

Insurance Commercial Litigation

Combining in-depth industry knowledge with world-class litigation experience.

Meet the team

Locke Lord's insurance commercial litigation team represents insurance industry clients in their most pressing commercial, corporate and regulatory disputes. Our lawyers have decades of experience handling unusual, complex and challenging insurance disputes that typically involve regulatory issues, challenges to a company's business practices, unique contractual issues or raise questions of first impression. Our team combines in-depth industry knowledge with world-class litigation experience.

Locke Lord lawyers counsel clients and try cases across the property, casualty, life and health insurance industries. We represent carriers, brokers, MGAs, TPAs, premium finance companies, trade associations, insurance investors, public and private risk pooling mechanisms and guaranty funds. Our insurance business litigation lawyers focus on handling adversarial matters and litigation in the most critical areas of our insurance clients’ businesses and operations, including:

  • Class actions challenging an insurer’s business practices
  • Antitrust counseling and litigation
  • Consumer fraud and unfair trade practices claims
  • Disputes with departing agents
  • Protecting intellectual property
  • Enforcing non-compete agreements
  • Disputes between MGAs, carriers and brokers
  • Disputes arising from insurance industry M&A activity, including sales of books of business and loss portfolio transactions
  • Disputes arising from insolvencies, including commutations
  • Disputes among and involving risk pooling mechanisms
  • Disputes with vendors
  • Premium recovery
  • Internal investigations
  • Governmental investigations, including Market Conduct Exams

Our aim is to work hand in hand with our clients to handle matters efficiently, cost-effectively, and in a way that is tailored to advance the business needs of our clients.

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