About Our Insurance Law Practice

We help insurers, reinsurers and brokers successfully operate in a highly regulated, competitive and always changing industry. We provide counsel to the insurance industry in transactional, regulatory and litigation matters, including:

  • corporate and regulatory compliance
  • business agreements
  • general agency and claims administration agreements
  • litigation
  • program business
  • due diligence
  • insolvency
  • liquidation
  • fraud and conversion
  • reinsurance
  • licensing and bad faith

Our experienced attorneys offer a depth of sophisticated insurance experience unusual in a small firm environment. We provide comprehensive counseling, litigation, arbitration and transactional services to insurance companies, reinsurers and general agents and third-party claims administrators. Insurance and reinsurance companies rely on our experienced attorneys to protect their interests.


Our experienced attorneys provide insurance and reinsurance companies, agents, third-party claims administrators and brokers with the full gamut of regulatory compliance and company licensing services throughout the United States. We guide clients through:

  • market conduct and other investigations
  • company formation
  • licensing throughout the 50 states
  • acquisition and reorganization
  • holding company requirements and limitations
  • policy form and rate provisions
  • investment limitations
  • capital requirements and financial (risk-based capital) benchmarks
  • insolvency and receivership proceedings


Wasser & Russ attorneys represent and defend insurance and reinsurance companies, agents, TPA’s and brokers in litigation claims against other insurers, reinsurers, agents, and/or claims administrators. We represent clients with claims such as:

  • conversion
  • accounting
  • fraud
  • breach of fiduciary duty and/or negligence in connection with the insurance business

Our insurance litigators arbitrate and try cases and handle appeals in federal and state courts throughout the United States.

Corporate & Transactional:

Wasser | Russ attorneys negotiate and document insurance transactions of all kinds, including those between and among insurers, reinsurers, agents and/or claims administrators. We also counsel insurers, reinsurers, agents and administrators regarding policy and claims administration, termination, run-off, liquidation, subrogation, and other financial risk management techniques. Wasser | Russ has the skills and experience to address the most sophisticated and sensitive insurance, transactional, litigation, arbitration matters and regulatory matters.

Adam and Doug helped me navigate a ground-breaking case in the real estate industry. You will find Adam not just an expert in his field, but 100% dedicated and always available to talk about your case. He is personable and easy going, but don't be fooled...this is one sharp attorney! Marianne, client

Adam is a rare combination of tenacity and empathy. He is able to zealously represent his client’s interests while still being open to joint problem-solving. Adam is a great lawyer and a terrific person as well.” Sean O., CEO

Adam is the consummate professional and handles every client and case with the utmost competence and expertise. I endorse him fully and hold him in the highest regard. Michael J, Personal injury Attorney

Let us undertake your most complex Insurance Law issues.

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