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Full Disclosure! Insurer Beware: Colorado’s New Automobile Policy Disclosure Law Has Teeth!
Insurers writing commercial or personal automobile policies in Colorado should be aware of new disclosure requirements effective January 1, 2020. The Colorado legislature enacted a new statute, C.R.S. § 10-3-1117, with the goal of increasing transparency in the claims process, and insurers need to be aware of the repercussions of failure to comply with this new law.
- Full service national law firm founded in 1997 with over 300 attorneys in 26 offices in 15 states across the U.S.
- Tried over 900 cases to verdict; internationally recognized for exceptionally high rate of success
- Recognized as one of the top two law firms in the nation for inclusiveness of women lawyers in the National Law Journal’s 2017 Women’s Scorecard
- Ranked #4 on The American Lawyer’s 2016 Diversity Scorecard
- Top 10 ranking on Law360’s 2016 list of “The 100 Best Law Firms for Female Attorneys"
- Top 20 ranking on Law360's 2016 list of "The Best Law Firms for Minority Attorneys"
- Named "Go-To Law Firm" in ALM's annual edition of In-House Law Departments at the Top 500 Companies
- Top 200 ranking on Law360's 400 2019 list of largest U.S. Law Firms
Andrew S. Kessler Named Legal Counsel for Northeast Community Center for Behavioral Health
Philadelphia partner, Andy Kessler, has recently been named as Legal Counsel for The Northeast Community Center for Behavioral Health. Since its founding in 1958, The Northeast Community Center for Behavioral Health has brought the highest quality evidence-based practices and supports in an environment of wellness to each and every individual in need of behavioral health, intellectual disabilities or aging services.
WSHB Elevates Ten Partners to Defined Equity Status
National litigation powerhouse WSHB announced this week that ten of the firm’s partners have been elevated and as of January 1, 2020 are defined equity partners. The promotion of this group of nationally recognized lawyers recognizes their consistent, outstanding contributions to the firm’s success. "Each of these individuals is a thought leader in their respective practice area and is widely thought of as a "go-to" lawyer for the most complex issues presented," said Stewart Reid, Firmwide Managing Partner. "Our partnership ranks are stronger because of these individuals, and we are honored they have accepted the invitation to join the ranks of defined equity."
Eleven WSHB Attorneys Elected Into Partnership
WSHB kicked-off 2020 by electing eleven attorneys to the firm's partnership. Elevation to partnership is a reflection that each of the attorneys named below has demonstrated exceptional legal, supervisory and management skills over their caseloads. These individuals have also consistently exhibited a strong desire to provide the firm's clients with first class legal representation, while always working hard to be team players dedicated to maintaining the unique culture that makes the firm special.
Eighteen Attorneys Elected to WSHB Senior Counsel
Sage case handling and consistent results are a common thread cited in the announcement of each individual elevated to senior counsel this past week at WSHB. Eighteen individuals were elevated to senior counsel by WSHB, a national trial firm with offices in 15 states. "Each of the individuals have demonstrably strong legal prowess and case handling abilities," said WSHB Firmwide Managing Partner Stewart Reid. "They each enjoy records of success in cases resolved and have strong working relationships with our clients." Added Co-Founder Stephen Henning, "Collectively, these 18 represent rising stars in the legal field throughout the nation."