Butler Rubin Recognized as Top Tier Firm in 2018 Chambers USA Law Firm Rankings

Three Butler Rubin Partners Recognized for Excellence in Illinois

 CHICAGO, May 7, 2018 – The Chicago-based law firm Butler Rubin Saltarelli & Boyd LLP has been recognized by Chambers USA as a top firm in “Insurance: Dispute Resolution: Reinsurance: Illinois” for the 13th consecutive year.

Three Butler Rubin reinsurance partners were individually ranked among the top reinsurance lawyers in Illinois, including Ira Belcove, Catherine Isely and Teresa Snider.

According to the Chambers USA report: “[Butler Rubin is a] highly regarded boutique firm that enjoys a strong presence on both the local and national stages, with outstanding expertise in reinsurance disputes. Impressive bench strength allows the group to handle the most significant and complex litigation and arbitration proceedings for some of the industry’s biggest players, including reinsurers, ceding companies and claims managers.” A client told Chambers, “They are truly experts in their field. Their expertise, skill, diligence and well-considered strategies have made them perhaps one of the most-respected firms in their field.”

Chambers USA also commented on Butler Rubin’s lawyers:

Ira Belcove frequently advocates on behalf of domestic and international clients in reinsurance litigation cases. Peers find him to be ‘extraordinarily dedicated, tenacious and well steeped in litigation.’”

Catherine Isely enjoys a strong reputation for her skill in high-value reinsurance arbitration matters. Her practice also regularly includes environmental and toxic tort disputes.”

Teresa Snider has notable experience handling an array of reinsurance litigation and arbitration matters. Her areas of expertise include bad faith, allocation and coverage disputes.’”

About Chambers USA

Chambers USA annually ranks U.S. law firms and individual lawyers based on in-depth telephone interviews with law firm clients and other attorneys. For more than 25 years, Chambers has published independent and objective research-based directories of the legal profession.  The organization currently employs more than 170 full-time editors and researchers who interview thousands of lawyers and their clients around the world. Inclusion in the guide is based solely on the research team’s findings. More information about Chambers USA can be found at www.chambersandpartners.com.

About Butler Rubin

Companies need attorneys who understand their business and who understand that litigation is a necessary tool to enforce and defend business rights. Our Chicago-based litigation boutique resolves complex disputes for national and international clients operating in a range of industries, including financial services, healthcare, manufacturing, insurance and reinsurance.  Founded in 1980, Butler Rubin litigates and arbitrates in jurisdictions nationwide, representing businesses in class actions and disputes involving commercial contracts, employment, antitrust, product liability, trade secrets and restrictive covenants, and corporate officers’ and directors’ liability. As part of its mission to be a good corporate citizen, Butler Rubin dedicates significant time and resources to enriching the local community through pro bono and community service efforts.