Widely recognized and honored for his experience, insights, and successes on insurance and insurance-related matters, Rich handles a diverse range of issues for his insurance industry clients, including insurance coverage analysis and disputes, cybersecurity and breach response, mass tort, multi-district litigation, and professional liability defense.
Rich Traub has served as co-managing partner since the firm’s inception. His work spans a range of industries, including construction, pharmaceutical, product manufacturing, technology, insurance and reinsurance. Rich has also focused on the impact of climate change on the insurance industry, both in terms of loss severity and direct claims.
Rich believes that the key to being an effective attorney is to thoroughly understand your client’s business as well as the issues at hand. Only then can you reduce the complex to something simple and understandable. This approach gives Rich the foresight to provide clients with early and insightful evaluations of cases and realistic strategies to reach their goals. The business of insurance can be complicated and confusing, but Rich’s experience in insurance and insurance-related matters, as well as his attention to detail, puts his clients at ease. They know that they are receiving high-quality representation on everything from smaller matters to bet the company cases.
He has served as lead counsel representing “market” interests in matters involving multiple carriers and in multi-district litigation disputes. A graduate of the University of Miami who earned his law degree, cum laude, from The University of Miami School of Law, Rich has been recognized year after year as a New York Super Lawyer and one of the best lawyers in New York and New Jersey. He has also achieved international acclaim for his work in reinsurance and has been regularly listed in the Global Law Experts Handbook for Insurance and Reinsurance.