Chadbourne & Parke has announced that John Finnegan has joined the firm as a partner in the insurance and reinsurance practice, based in the New York office.
Mr. Finnegan joined Chadbourne from the firm of Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP in New York, where he had been a partner with a practice emphasizing dispute resolution.
Mr. Finnegan strengthens a practice that achieved high rankings in a 2007 survey of law firms by Reactions, a London-based monthly magazine covering the global insurance and reinsurance industries.Chadbourne was recognized in several categories such as reinsurance, litigation and dispute management, and insolvency.
Mr. Finnegan concentrates his legal work on reinsurance dispute resolution and litigation. In addition, he has significant experience in such areas as the formation of reinsurance sidecars; assisting distressed companies or companies with run-off books; counseling companies that are targets of investigations, and handling rate and policy form filings.