Butler Rubin Postpones Annual Women In Reinsurance Program Due To Hurricane Sandy

CHICAGO, October 29, 2012 – Due to Hurricane Sandy, the Chicago-based law firm Butler Rubin Saltarelli & Boyd LLP announced today that it was postponing its annual Women in ReinsuranceTM (WIR) event scheduled for October 31st featuring author and leadership expert Anna Marie Valerio, Ph.D. Founded by Butler Rubin, WIR regularly sponsors events of interest to professional women in the reinsurance industry and fosters networking and information sharing.

Butler Rubin partners Julie Rodriguez Aldort, Karen Borg, Randi Ellias, Catherine Isely and Teresa Snider will host the WIR program at the Michelangelo Hotel in New York at a new date to be determined.

At the WIR event, Anna Marie Valerio, author of Developing Women Leaders: A Guide for Men and Women in Organizations, will discuss a range of actions that companies and their leaders can take to develop talented women and create organizations that reflect the diversity of the global environment. As an executive coach to many senior leaders in Fortune 500 companies, Anna Marie will include practical tips and strategies to enable women to improve their leadership capabilities and build relationships that foster their success.

Formed in 1980, Chicago-based Butler Rubin has established itself as a well-known litigation boutique assisting clients nationally and internationally in the core practice areas of reinsurance and complex business disputes, including antitrust, competition law and opt-out antitrust litigation; class actions; defense of corporate directors and officers; mortgage insurance; credit insurance; insolvency; creditors’ rights; and products liability and mass tort matters.

More information about Women in ReinsuranceTM is available atwww.womeninreinsurance.com.