Insurance and Financial Services

Sidley has built a dedicated, international team of lawyers with intimate knowledge of and appreciation for
the insurance and reinsurance industry, and its unique issues and challenges. Our Insurance and Financial
Services group has nearly four decades of experience and a team of 85 lawyers devoted exclusively to
providing a full range of transactional, regulatory and dispute resolution services to the industry.
Recognized as a leading insurance law firm by Trading Risk, Reactions, Chambers USA and U.S. News –
Best Lawyers®, among others, Sidley offers clients a comprehensive understanding of the principles,
customs and practices unique to the industry.
While many of the transactions we handle on behalf of insurance clients involve sophisticated capital
markets structures, our advice is grounded in our intimate knowledge of insurance industry regulation.
Sidley litigators also serve the insurance industry, representing clients in reinsurance or retrocessional
claims, consumer class actions, complex coverage cases, multi-jurisdictional direct claims, and white collar
criminal defense and investigations.